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Datum:maandag 25 juni 2007
Tijd:ca 10:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-24B
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:PMT Air
Registratie: XU-U4A
Constructienummer: 99901908
Bouwjaar: 1969
Aantal vlieguren:35177
Aantal vluchten:25837
Motoren: 2 Ivchenko AI-24-II
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 18 / inzittenden: 18
Totaal:slachtoffers: 22 / inzittenden: 22
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Phnom Damrey (   Cambodja)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Siem Reap-Angkor Airport (REP/VDSR), Cambodja
Vliegveld van aankomst:Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) Airport (KOS/VDSV), Cambodja
PMT Air flight 241 departed the Angkor temple town of Siem Reap (REP) at around 10:00. The Antonov 24 carried out a scheduled flight to Sihanoukville (KOS). The airplane flew into the side of Phnom Damrey Mountain at a height of 2700 feet.

Probable Cause:

The accident was caused by the combination of the following adverse factors:
1- In bad weather conditions, the flight crew was carried out beyond the assigned flight track to a mountainous area without awareness of its exact position and of high terrain.
2- VMC (Visual Meteorological Condition) descent continued under improper weather conditions.
3- Poor management of the company.
Contributing factors:
- No clear information available to Sihanouk Ville Control Tower of the exact position of the aircraft.
- No evidence provided of recent proficiency check or CRM training of the crew.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIC Cambodia
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 235 days (8 months)
Accident number: final report
Download report: Final report
Language: English

» Passenger Plane Crashes in Kampot (AKP, 26-7-2007)


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photo of Antonov-An-24-XU-U4A
accident date: 25-06-2007
type: Antonov An-24
registration: XU-U4A

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 Siem Reap-Angkor Airport en Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) Airport bedraagt 314 km (196 miles).
Accident location: Exact; as reported in the official accident report.

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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Antonov An-24

  • 1332 built
  • 159e ongeval
  • 80e dodelijk ongeval
  • 46e zwaarste ongeval (toen het plaatsvond)
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