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Datum:maandag 27 maart 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-3 Islander
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:ETA Air Charter
Registratie: C9-AOV
Constructienummer: 624
Bouwjaar: 1970-11-01 (46 years 5 months)
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 6
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:ca 23 km SE of Mutare Airport (UTA) (   Zimbabwe)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale charter
Vliegveld van vertrek:Beira Airport (BEW/FQBR), Mozambique
Vliegveld van aankomst:Mutare Airfield (UTA/FVMU), Zimbabwe
A Britten-Norman BN-2A-3 Islander aircraft was damaged beyond repair after impacting Vumba Mountain near Mutare, Zimbabwe. All six on board suffered fatal injuries.
According to a communiqué from the Civil Aviation Institute of Mozambique, the passengers were staff all from Cornelder de Mozambique, which operates terminals in the Port of Beira.
Information from the Civil Aviation Institute of Mozambique indicates that the aircraft hit the Vumba Mountain in Manica due to bad weather and subsequently crashed in the Mutare area.



photo of BN-2A-3-Islander-C9-AOV
accident date: 27-03-2017
type: IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-3 Islander
registration: C9-AOV

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Beira Airport en Mutare Airfield bedraagt 254 km (159 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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