Euro Asia Aviation

Euro Asia Aviation Friday January 31, 2003
The cargo plane struck ground 2 km short of the runway in heavy fog. The flight crew did not comply with the published non-precision instrument approach. The flight crew conducted user-defined non-precision instrument approaches to Runway 14 at Baucau during flight in instrument meteorological conditions. The pilot in command permitted the aircraft to descend below the MDA.

Crash Details

DateFriday January 31, 2003
LocationBaucau, East Timor
Passengers2
Crew4
Fatalities6
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin II-76TD
OperatorEuro Asia Aviation
RegistrationRDPL-34141
Flight OriginMacau
Flight Destination Baucau
Baucau, East Timor
Euro Asia Aviation
Ilyushin II-76TD
2003