Date & Time: Feb 7, 2008 at 1900 LT
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
HI-653CA
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Santiago de los Caballeros-La Romana
MSN:
0008
YOM:
1967
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route, one engine lost power and the crew elected to make an emergency landing. On touch down, landing gear were torn off and the aircraft came to rest. All occupants escaped uninjured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.