Date & Time: Jan 27, 2020 at 1310 LT
Type of aircraft:
Canadair Global Express
Operator:
Registration:
11-9358
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Kandahar - Kandahar
MSN:
9358
YOM:
2009
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The airplane, operated by the 430th Expeditionary Electronic Combat Squadron (EECS), crashed in unknown circumstances in a snow covered field located in the region of Sado Khil. The aircraft was totally destroyed by a post crash fire. It is believed that both pilots were killed in the accident. Pentagon suspects mechanical failure.