Date & Time: Jun 17, 2014 at 1030 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Registration:
3006
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Sabi Sabi - Lydenburg
MSN:
208-00136
YOM:
1988
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The single engine aircraft and its crew were performing a training flight from Sabi Sabi to Lydenburg on behalf of the 41st Squadron. En route, and in unknown circumstances, the aircraft crashed near the Long Tom Pass, in the region of Lydenburg. Two passengers were rescued while all three other occupants were killed.