Date & Time: Mar 29, 2006 at 1200 LT
Registration:
1312
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Chanthaburi-Chanthaburi
MSN:
754
YOM:
1975
Country:
Thailand
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Aircraft left Chanthaburi Airport for a cloud-seeding mission with four passengers and a pilot on board. Shortly after take off, while climbing, engine failed. Aircraft stalled and crashed. It was destroyed by impact forces and post impact fire. Four occupants were killed and a passenger was seriously injured. The flight was conducted on behalf of the Ministry of Agriculture (KASET).
Probable cause:

Engine failure.