Date & Time: Jun 21, 2008 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Air Patrol
Registration:
HA-MBC
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Krems-Krems
MSN:
1G161-08
YOM:
1975
Country:
Austria
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
12
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

Shortly after take off from Krems-Langenlois airport, the airplane hit a tree and crashed in an open field, less than 200 metres from runway. The aircraft was carrying 12 skydivers and one pilot who were uninjured. The single engine aicraft, built in 1975, was damaged beyond repair.