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Last updated: 18 October 2019
Datum:Dienstag 17 Juni 2014
Zeit:ca 10:30
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Fluggesellschaft:South African Air Force - SAAF
Kennzeichen: 3006
Werknummer: 20800136
Baujahr: 1988
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 3
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Lydenburg, Mpumalanga (   Südafrika)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Flug von:Sabi Sabi Airport (GSS/FASE), Südafrika
Flug nach:Lydenburg (FALL), Südafrika
A Cessna 208 Caravan I operated by the South African Air Force crashed near Long Tom Pass in the Misty Mountain area near Lydenburg, South Africa. Three of the five occupants were killed.
The Caravan formed part of 41 Squadron that participated in an Operations Training Camp in the Lydenburg area.

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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 Sabi Sabi Airport to Lydenburg as the crow flies is 105 km (66 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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