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Date:28-JUN-2018
Time:13:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE9L model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C90B King Air
Owner/operator:UY Aviation
Registration: VT-UPZ
C/n / msn: LJ-1400
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sarvodaya Nagar, Ghatkopar West, Mumbai -   India
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Juhu
Destination airport:Juhu
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed into a building site while on approach during a maintenance check flight. Post crash fire. 4 POB (2 pilots and 2 engineers) and a passer-by died. Two others on the ground were injured.

The aircraft was owned by a private operator who had bought it from the Uttar Pradesh state government in 2014.

Sources:

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/mumbai/2018/jun/28/five-dead-as-chartered-plane-crashes-in-mumbais-ghatkopar-up-government-says-aircraft-not-theirs-1835007.html
https://news.sky.com/story/plane-crashes-in-busy-district-of-mumbai-11419490
https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/chartered-plane-carrying-four-crashes-in-mumbai-s-ghatkopar/story-QJzN9D1bS7rSohVbxzUKWP.html
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/private-aircraft-crashes-into-under-construction-building-in-mumbai/article24278144.ece
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/ghatkopar-crash-more-than-80-parts-of-aircraft-including-brakes-were-new-5274346/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jun-2018 10:24 Aerossurance Added
28-Jun-2018 10:26 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
28-Jun-2018 10:30 Aerossurance Updated [Cn, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Jun-2018 10:31 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
28-Jun-2018 11:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Jun-2018 20:20 Anon. Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2018 20:47 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
25-Jul-2018 04:50 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]

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