Crash of a Beechcraft Queen Air 80 in Manila: 14 killed

Date & Time: Dec 10, 2011 at 1415 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
RP-C824
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Manila - San Jose
MSN:
LD-021
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
14
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from runway 13/31 at Manila-Ninoy Aquino Airport, pilot informed ATC about engine problems and elected to return. Aircraft continued to fly in a flat attitude for few seconds with an engine buffeting. Pilot executed a left turn when aircraft dove into the ground and crashed in the suburb of Parañaque City in a huge explosion. On impact, aircraft hit several houses and a school and ground damages were important. All three occupants of the aircraft and eleven people on the ground (among them three children) were killed. Twenty other people were injured.
Probable cause:
Engine failure after take off.

Crash of a Beechcraft Queen Air 80 in Argentina: 10 killed

Date & Time: May 16, 2005 at 1227 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CC-CFS
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Balmaceda-Chile Chico
MSN:
LD-220
YOM:
1965
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
10
Circumstances:

The twin engine aircraft was making a charter flight from Balmaceda to Chile Chico, two cities located in Chile, at the border with Argentina. Few minutes after takeoff, the aircraft crashed near El Portezuelo, Argentina, in unknown circumstances. Rescue teams confirmed at the end of the day that all occupants were killed in the accident.

Crash of a Beechcraft Queen Air 80 in Maracaibo

Date & Time: Mar 29, 2004 at 0805 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
OB-952
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Maracaibo-Boa Vista
MSN:
LD-348
YOM:
1967
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

In unknown circumstances, the twin engine aircraft crashed near Maracaibo. Crew escaped and nobody was found on the crash site by rescue teams. The police think that the flight was illegal.

Crash of a Beechcraft Queen Air 80 in Belo Horizonte: 3 killed

Date & Time: Apr 12, 2000 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
PT-KKI
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Belo Horizonte-Sorocaba
MSN:
LD-483
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3

Crash of a Beechcraft Queen Air 80 in Valdepenas

Date & Time: Jan 9, 1999 at 0920 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
EC-EZN
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Valdepenas-Alicante
MSN:
LD-205
YOM:
1965
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
100