Cessna 172 observed

Pacific Flying School students hold a memorial service in memory of Iliesa Tawalo and Merelesita Lutu in Nadi. A plaque in memory of the pair was also unveiled following the service. Picture: BALJEET SINGH/FILE

PILOTS on a Fiji Link commercial flight approaching Labasa observed the ill-fated Cessna 172 aircraft on their traffic collision avoidance system (TCAS) about one hour before the Pacific Flying School training flight crashed into Mt Delaikoro. TCAS is an instrument that advises pilots the movement of other traffic. The accident aircraft did not have this […]

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