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Crash of a Canadair CL-215-1A10 in Dervenochoria

Date & Time: Jun 26, 2016 at 1109 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
1111
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1111
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew left Volos-Néa Anchialos Airport in the morning on a firefighting mission over Beotia. En route, the left engine caught fire and the crew decided to attempt an emergency landing. The aircraft crashed in flames in a wooded area located in Dervenochoria and was destroyed by a post impact fire. Both crew members escaped with minor injuries.

Crash of a BAe Jetstream 31 in Heraklion

Date & Time: Feb 12, 2009 at 1825 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SX-SKY
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Rhodes-Héraklion
MSN:
829
YOM:
1988
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
16
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On landing, the right main gear collapsed and the right blades hit the ground. The aircraft came to rest and was damaged beyond repair. Nobody was injured.

Crash of a Canadair CL-415 in Eubee Island: 2 killed

Date & Time: Jul 23, 2007 at 1546 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
2055
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
2055
YOM:
2001
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The crew was fighting a fire in the region of Dilesos, on the Evia Island, Greece. During flight, the twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances, killing both occupants.

Crash of a Canadair CL-215 into the Argosaronic Gulf

Date & Time: Jul 6, 2006 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
1112
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1112
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The aircraft was taking part to an operation over the Tzia Island. While returning to scooping into the Argosaronic Gulf, the aircraft hit a wave, crashed and sank. Both pilots were rescued by the crew of a Super Puma helicopter while the aircraft was written off.

Crash of a Boeing 737-300 near Athens: 121 killed

Date & Time: Aug 14, 2005 at 1203 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5B-DBY
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Larnaca-Athènes-Prague
MSN:
29099
YOM:
1998
Flight number:
ZU522
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
115
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
121
Circumstances:
While cruising at FL340, contact was lost with the aircraft and its crew. Greek authorities decided to send two fighters F-16 to intercept the aircraft and both military pilots notified that the copilot of the B737 was unconscious. The aircraft continued its flight for a few minutes before crashing in a mountainous terrain located 40 km North of Athens. All occupants were killed. The crew did not follow pressurisation procedures and the aircraft was pressurized at the time of the accident.

Crash of a Tupolev TU-154 in Thessaloniki

Date & Time: Jul 4, 2000 at 1715 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HA-LCR
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Budapest-Thessalonique
MSN:
82A543
YOM:
1982
Flight number:
MA282
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
76
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
22409
Aircraft flight cycles:
13583

Crash of a Swearingen SA227AC Metro III in Rodos

Date & Time: Jul 28, 1999 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SX-BGG
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Athènes-Rhodes
MSN:
AC-656
YOM:
1986
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Lockheed C-130 Hercules in Tanagra: 5 killed

Date & Time: Dec 20, 1997 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
750
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Eleusis-Tanagra
MSN:
4729
YOM:
1977
Flight number:
EPA750
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5