Date & Time: Oct 16, 2004 at 1530 LT
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
RP-C1325
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Coron-Manille
MSN:
0593
YOM:
1977
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

The crew was performing a cargo flight to the capital city Manila with live fish on board. Few minutes after takeoff, in heavy rain falls, the twin engine aircraft struck the slope of the Tagbao mountain located few kilometers from airport. Rescue teams found the dead bodies and the aircraft's debris one day later.