Date & Time: Feb 8, 2000 at 1007 LT
Type of aircraft:
Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Maputo - Manzini
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Maputo Airport in excellent weather conditions, the aircraft lost height and crashed onto several houses located in the 25th June district near the airport. The aircraft was destroyed and all 18 occupants were rescued. Unfortunately, a woman in a house was killed. All passengers were students going back home.