Date & Time: Feb 17, 2002 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Canadair CL-44
Registration:
9Q-CTS
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Mbuji-Mayi-Kinshasa
MSN:
25
YOM:
1961
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
20
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

The aircraft stalled after takeoff due to number one engine failure. The crew made an emergency landing in an open field. All occupants escaped with minor injuries while the aircraft was destroyed.