Date & Time: Oct 9, 2004 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Let 410UVP
Registration:
9XR-KL
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Chicano-Kigali
MSN:
83 10 17
YOM:
1983
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

While overflying DRC, the crew encountered severe turbulences. It seems that a fuel tank was broken due to structural problem and the crew elected to perform an emergency landing. Both occupants escaped uninjured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.