Date & Time: Aug 21, 2005 at 1300 LT
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
ZS-PCJ
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
City
Schedule:
Manzengwenya-Durban
MSN:
0869
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
950
Captain / Total hours on type:
6
Aircraft flight hours:
7670
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft was performing a sightseeing flight with one pilot and 5 Austrian tourists on board. While flying over Durban, the pilot informed ATC that he has some engine problem. The aircraft crashed onto a house near the Durba-Virginia airport and all occupants were injured.