- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: August 19, 1998
Time: 16:40
Location: Foveaux Strait, New Zealand
Operator: Vincent Aviation
Flight #: ?
Route: Stewart Island - Invercargill
AC Type: Cessna 402C
Registration: ZK-VAC
cn / ln: 402C0512
Aboard: 10   (passengers:9  crew:1)
Fatalities: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: While en route, the aircraft experienced double engine failure. The plane ditched into Foveaux Strait. Five passengers were rescued, but four passengers and the pilot did not have lifejackets and did not survive. The double engine failure was possibly related to fuel management.
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