Date & Time: Apr 25, 2007 at 1405 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Ogle – Kato – Kopinang – Mahdia – Ogle
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The twin engine aircraft departed Ogle on a schedule service to Kato, Kopinang and Mahdia. At Kato Airport, the pilot and passengers should wait more than two hours for weather improvement. The aircraft departed Kato at 1345LT on the leg to Kopinang with four passengers, two adults, a five-year old boy and an infant. Twenty minutes later, while on approach to Kopinang, the aircraft descended into trees and crashed in a dense wooded area located few km from the airfield. The wreckage was found few hours later. Two passengers were seriously injured while the pilot and two passengers including the infant were killed.