Date & Time: Apr 25, 2007 at 1405 LT
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
8R-GET
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Ogle-Kato-Kopinang-Mahdia-Ogle
MSN:
0484
YOM:
1976
Country:
Guyana
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The aircraft landed at Kato and spent approximately two hours on ground because of bad weather, before departing at 1345LT for Kopinang with four passengers, two adults, a five-year old boy and an infant. Contact was lost with the aircraft 20 minutes after takeoff. The aircraft struck trees and crashed in a wooded area. The pilot and two passengers (include the infant), were killed.