Date & Time: Nov 8, 2003 at 1100 LT
Operator:
Registration:
8R-GMC
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Ogle-Ekereku
MSN:
1959
YOM:
1978
Country:
Guyana
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
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.