Date & Time: Jul 21, 2007 at 1655 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Registration:
YV1182
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
208-0729
YOM:
1998
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Antabare airport, the engine lost power and the crew elected to perform an emergency landing in an open field. On landing, the aircraft hit trees and came to rest in a trench.