Narrative:The Let took off from the Musiara Airstrip at the Masai Mara Game Reserve. The passengers were foreign tourists. The airplane reportedly developed engine problems and the crew decided to make an emergency landing at the Mara Intrepids Airstrip, also located in the game reserve. It crash-landed shortly before reaching the airstrip.
|Date:||Thursday 28 November 2002|
|C/n / msn:|| 871812|
|First flight:|| 1987|
|Engines:|| 2 Walter M-601E|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18|
|Total:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 20 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Mara Intrepids Airstrip (Kenya)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Departure airport:||Musiara Airstrip, Kenya|
|Destination airport:||Ukunda Airport (UKA), Kenya|
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OY-PAC pictured here while on delivery flight to Kenya.
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.