Date & Time: Nov 8, 2003 at 1100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Short SC.7 Skyvan Variant
Charter (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
One minute after takeoff, the pilot declared an emergency and made a forced landing in a cane field. The aircraft skidded for 100 feet before coming to rest. Preliminary investigation revealed that the right engine failed.