Date & Time: Mar 6, 2009 at 1534 LT
Type of aircraft:
NAL Saras
Operator:
Registration:
VT-XRM
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Bangalore - Bangalore
MSN:
SP002
YOM:
2006
Country:
India
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Aircraft flight hours:
50
Aircraft flight cycles:
49
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a test flight on this second prototype and left Bangalore-Hindustan airport at 1455LT. In flight, the aircraft crashed 31 km WSW from airport. All three occupants were killed.