Date & Time: Aug 16, 2008 at 1030 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Landing (descent or approach)
Riga - Tukums
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While flying in bad weather conditions, the pilot elected to make an emergency landing. The twin engine aircraft crashed in a garden and was destroyed. All 8 occupants were seriously injured and the pilot died few hours later. All occupants were flying to an airshow in Tukums.