Date & Time: Mar 30, 2005 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-28
Registration:
3C-ZZY
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Kampene-Goma
MSN:
1AJ005-23
YOM:
1989
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
On the return flight to Goma with cargo, the aircraft crashed shortly after take off due to engine problem. The aircraft was parked for several time in DRC as the engines needed maintenance, nevertheless was sent to fetch some cargo from Kampene without having undergone the required maintenance.