Date & Time: Nov 15, 2007 at 1030 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 404 Titan
Registration:
JA5257
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nagoya-Nagoya
MSN:
404-0041
YOM:
1977
Country:
Japan
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft left Nagoya airport at 0846LT for a photographic flight over the Nagano and Gifu district. During flight, the aircraft crashed near the summit of mount Ena. The photographer and the pilot were killed while the copilot was seriously injured. The aircraft was destroyed.