Date & Time: Jan 20, 2014 at 0935 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-28
Operator:
Flight Type:
Ferry
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Entebbe - Sana'a
Country:
Ethiopia
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
When flying in the Ethiopian Airspace, crew informed ATC about engine problems and received the authorization to divert to Addis Ababa-Bole Airport for an emergency landing. On final approach, twin engine aircraft crashed in an open field located in the suburb of Addis Ababa, in Legedadi. On the crash site, some 20 km northeast of the airport, SAR could evacuate both crew seriously injured while the aircraft was destroyed.