Date & Time: Feb 15, 2007 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Stellavia
Registration:
5Y-BNN
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Goma-Walikale
MSN:
208-0683
YOM:
1998
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:

The pilot was operating a cargo flight from Goma with food on board. While approaching Walikale, weather was poor. The pilot made three attempts to land without any success. The aircraft disappeared few minutes later. A search and rescue mission was launched but the airplane was not located.