Date & Time: Jul 5, 2010 at 1740 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
53
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Tuzla - Tuzla
MSN:
1G194-53
YOM:
1982
Country:
Romania
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
4
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
8
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
12
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Tuzla Airport, aircraft stalled and crashed in flames. Two passengers survived while all 12 other occupants were killed. There was a crew of four and ten skydivers performing an exercise on behalf of the Romanian Navy Force.