Date & Time: Aug 16, 2004 at 0835 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Registration:
HP-1397APP
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Panama City-Chitré
MSN:
208-0613
YOM:
1997
Country:
Panama
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Few minutes after takeoff, the crew encountered technical problem with the engine. An emergency landing was made on a road but the aircraft struck a tree and crashed. Nobody was injured but the aircraft was written off.