Date & Time: Sep 10, 2004 at 0545 LT
Registration:
ZS-OLS
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Bloemfontein-George
MSN:
AC-748B
YOM:
1989
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
2465
Captain / Total hours on type:
657
Aircraft flight hours:
8760
Circumstances:
On final approach to George, the right engine quit. The crew tried to continue the approach but eventually, it stalled and landed short of runway. Both pilot escaped uninjured. The engine failure was caused by bird strike.