Date & Time: Oct 9, 2009 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Casa 212 Aviocar
Operator:
Registration:
FAU-531
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Port-au-Prince - Port-au-Prince
MSN:
187
YOM:
1981
Country:
Haiti
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
9
Other fatalities:
0
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.