Date & Time: Oct 21, 2010 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Let 410UVP
Operator:
Registration:
9Q-CUA
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Bukavu-Shabunda
MSN:
X0101
YOM:
1977
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Few minutes after takeoff from Bukavu-Kamembe Airport, aircraft crashed near Bugulumisa. Both pilots killed. Crew was performing a cargo flight to Shabunda with 1,500 kilos of goods on board. It appears that an engine fired in flight.