Narrative:An Antonov 28 passenger plane, operated by Blue Wing Airlines, crashed in a wooded area of eastern Suriname. The airplane, had left Godo Holo Airstrip on a domestic passenger flight to Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG). There were two crew members and six passengers on board. Media reports indicate that all eight on board were killed in the accident.
|Date:||Saturday 15 May 2010|
|Operator:||Blue Wing Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 1AJ007-10|
|First flight:|| 1990|
|Engines:|| 2 Glushenkov TVD-10B|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6|
|Total:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||5 km (3.1 mls) NE of Poeketi (Suriname)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Godo Holo Airstrip (SMGH), Suriname|
|Destination airport:||Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG/SMZO), Suriname|
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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 Godo Holo Airstrip to Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport as the crow flies is 199 km (124 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.