Date & Time: Jan 5, 2004 at 1200 LT
Operator:
Registration:
P2-KSG
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
509
YOM:
1976
Region:
Oceania
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On takeoff from Stuart Island, the pilot attempted to avoid standing water on runway and lost directional control. No injuries. It appears that crew initiated its takeoff prematuraly and that aircraft stalled after rotation.