Narrative:At 150 feet after take-off the aircraft rolled to the right, struck the ground and came to rest inverted in a ditch. The GAF had just taken off for a flight to Port-de-Paix and Cap Haitien.
|Date:||Monday 12 February 1996|
|Type:||GAF Nomad N.24A|
|Operator:||Haiti Express Airways|
|C/n / msn:|| 62|
|First flight:|| 1977|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 12|
|Total:||Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 14 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Port-au-Prince-Mais Gate Airport (PAP) (Haiti)
|Phase:|| Initial climb (ICL)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Port-au-Prince-Mais Gate Airport (PAP/MTPP), Haiti|
|Destination airport:||Cap Haitien Airport (CAP/MTCH), Haiti|
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Port-au-Prince-Mais Gate Airport to Cap Haitien Airport as the crow flies is 128 km (80 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.