Date & Time: Nov 12, 2009 at 1250 LT
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-JLD
Flight Phase:
Taxiing
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Kigali - Entebbe
MSN:
7197
YOM:
1997
Flight number:
JLX205
Country:
Rwanda
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
11478
Captain / Total hours on type:
1110
Copilot / Total flying hours:
1558
Copilot / Total hours on type:
533
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Kigali Airport, crew reported ATC about technical problem and elected to return. The aircraft landed safely and vacated to a taxiway to go to parking. While taxiing, aircraft did not stop, hit blast fence and came to rest in the VIP handling building. One passenger was killed as both pilots were seriously injured. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair. It appears that both engines were running at full power at the time of the accident for undetermined reasons.