Date & Time: May 25, 1998 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Harbin Yunsunji Y-12
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Erdenet – Mörön
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Few minutes after takeoff from Erdenet Airport, while climbing in low visibility due to poor weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft struck the slope of a mountain (2,800 metres high) located few km west of the airport. The aircraft disintegrated on impact and all 28 occupants were killed, 16 adults and 12 children.
Controlled flight into terrain.