Narrative:An Antonov 28 passenger plane, operated by Blue Wing Airlines, sustained substantial damage in a runway excursion accident at Kwamalasamutu Airfield , Suriname. The flight had departed Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG) on a domestic flight to the Trio Indian village of Kwamalasamutu. One crew member and three passengers were reported injured.
|Date:||Thursday 15 October 2009|
|Operator:||Blue Wing Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 1AJ008-04|
|First flight:|| 1990|
|Engines:|| 2 Glushenkov TVD-10B|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Kwamalasamutu Airfield (Suriname)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG/SMZO), Suriname|
|Destination airport:||Kwamalasamutu Airfield (SMSM), Suriname|
» Alweer vliegtuigcrash Blue Wing (Dagblad Suriname, 16-10-2009)
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 Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport to Kwamalasamutu Airfield as the crow flies is 421 km (263 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.