Date & Time: Jan 20, 2011 at 1545 LT
Operator:
Registration:
FAE449
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Humanitarian
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Pastaza - Tena
MSN:
934
YOM:
1986
Country:
Ecuador
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
6
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a flight to Tena on behalf of ECORAE's Institute, a government supply and support program for isolated population in the center of Ecuador. Aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances fifteen minutes after it left Pastaza-Shell Mera airport. A crew survived while five other occupants were killed. The survivor died few hours later.