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Air Niugini Dash-8 Burnt by Protestors

Old 14th Jun 2018, 10:49
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Air Niugini Dash-8 Burnt by Protestors

Pretty sad end there.

Angry protesters burn passenger plane after PNG Highlands' election result - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
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Old 14th Jun 2018, 11:26
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Air Niugini issued a statement confirming the plane had been damaged.
Makes it sound like a couple of days in the hangar and it will be flying again.
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Old 14th Jun 2018, 11:42
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Makes it sound like a couple of days in the hangar and it will be flying again.
Does this help the aircraftilot ratio
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Old 14th Jun 2018, 12:36
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Democracy is apparently a hot issue in these neck of the woods?
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The land of a thousand tribes and a thousand languages, it has always been a volatile place, and not getting any better.
A very sad development, I feel very sorry for the government, the police and the army, there is no easy solution, and maybe just no solution.
I enjoyed my time up there with PX, not sure I would want to be there now.
Tootle pip!!
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"Damaged"... Masterful understatement!
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