Date & Time: Jun 26, 2016 at 1109 LT
Type of aircraft:
Volos - Volos
Central Greece / Στερεά Ελλάδα
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew departed Volos-Néa Anchialos Airport in the morning on a firefighting mission over Beotia. En route, the left engine caught fire. The crew attempted an emergency landing when the aircraft crashed in a wooded area located near Dervenochoria, bursting into flames. The aircraft was destroyed by a post impact fire and both pilots escaped with minor injuries.
The left engine caught fire in flight for unknown reasons.