Date & Time: Dec 24, 2005 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-28
Operator:
Registration:
ER-AJE
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Ferry
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Zalingei-El Fasner
MSN:
1AJ006-12
YOM:
1989
Country:
Sudan
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Both pilots (Ukrainian and Moldavian citizens) were performing a ferry flight from Zalingei, Darfur region, to El Fasher, on behalf ot the African Union. The twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances few minutes after takeoff. Both occupants were killed.