Crash of a Beechcraft 200 King Air in Saint Jean

Date & Time: Nov 23, 2019
Operator:
Registration:
XB-PYB
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in a pasture located near Saint Jean, Haiti. There were no casualties while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair. It was engaged in an illegal flight (contraband) and the registration XB-PYB is false. Local authorities were looking for both Mexican pilots and a local involved in the illegal mission.

Crash of a Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain in Jérémie: 2 killed

Date & Time: Jun 25, 2013
Operator:
Registration:
HI-892
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
31-7552078
YOM:
1975
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Aircraft left Dominican Republic for an international flight and no flight plan was filed. While cruising in the region of Jérémie, twin engine aircraft hit a mountain and was destroyed by impact forces and post-crash fire. Both occupants were killed. According to Dominican Authorities, the owner of the plane, a businessman, leased it to a couple of Hondurans who were certainly performing an illegal mission.

Crash of a Boeing KC-137E Stratoliner in Port-au-Prince

Date & Time: May 26, 2013 at 1430 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
2404
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince - Manaus
MSN:
19870/702
YOM:
1968
Country:
Crew on board:
12
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
131
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The aircraft was returning to Manaus with a crew of 12 and 131 Brazilian soldiers who took part of the United Nations Stabilization Mission In Haiti (UNSTAMIH). During the takeoff roll on runway 28, an engine caught fire. The Captain aborted the takeoff procedure and started an emergency brake. The aircraft veered to the left of the runway and went into a grassy area. The nose gear was sheared off and the aircraft slid for several yards before coming to rest. All 143 occupants were evacuated safely while the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Engine failure on takeoff.

Crash of a Beechcraft 99 in Cap Haïtien: 3 killed

Date & Time: Sep 20, 2011 at 1630 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HH-APA
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince-Cap Haïtien
MSN:
U-123
YOM:
1969
Flight number:
SO112
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
While approaching Cap Haïtien in bad weather conditions, aircraft crashed near Milot, ten kilometres south from airport. All three occupants were killed. Both pilots were citizens from Dominica and Mexico while the passenger was a Vietnamese citizen working for a local telecommunication company. Authorities said the visibility was poor when the accident occurred due to heavy rain.

Crash of a Casa 212 Aviocar in Fonds-Verrettes: 11 killed

Date & Time: Oct 9, 2009 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
FAU-531
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince - Port-au-Prince
MSN:
187
YOM:
1981
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
11
Circumstances:
The aircraft crashed in a mountainous area located 20 km west of Fonds-Verrettes, Haiti. All occupants, consisting of Uruguayan & Jordanian soldiers, were performing a border patrol flight on behalf of MINUSTAH, the United Nations Mission for Stabilization in Haiti. All occupants were killed in the accident.

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan in Port-au-Prince

Date & Time: Sep 11, 2007 at 0710 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HH-CAW
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince-Cap Haïtien
MSN:
208-0748
YOM:
1999
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Few minutes after takeoff from Port-au-Prince, the pilot tried to make an emergency landing 10 km north of the capital city. On landing, the aircraft overturned and was damaged beyond repair. All occupants were slightly injured. It seems that a door improperly closed was the cause of the accident. Later, the Haïti civil aviation authority decided to suspend the AOC of the operator until further notice.

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan in Port-au-Prince

Date & Time: Aug 31, 2007 at 1645 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HH-CAR
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince-Cap Haïtien
MSN:
208-0699
YOM:
1998
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

The single engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances near the village of Croix-des-Bousquets, 5 km from Port-au-Prince, Haïti. It was carrying 5 pax and one pilot. One of them was slightly injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a BAe Jetstream 31 in Cap Haïtien

Date & Time: Jan 15, 2006 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HH-DPL
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
769
YOM:
1987
Country:
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
For undetermined reason, take off procedure was abandonned. Aircraft overrun and came to a halt with left hand side of fuselage punctured by propeller parts coming from left engine. All occupants were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Let 410 in Cap Haïtien: 21 killed

Date & Time: Aug 24, 2003 at 0457 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HH-PRV
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Cap Haïtien-Port-de-Paix
MSN:
86 17 02
YOM:
1986
Flight number:
TBG1301
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
19
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
21
Circumstances:
After takeoff, the commuter crashed in a cane field located near the airport. All 21 occupants were killed. Some people said smoke was coming out from engine.

Crash of a Beechcraft King Air 90 in Haiti

Date & Time: Nov 29, 1998 at 0815 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N171TE
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
North Perry-Port-au-Prince
MSN:
LJ-0180
YOM:
1966
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
4200
Aircraft flight hours:
10119