Sita Air

Sita Air Friday September 28, 2012
The plane crash landed on the bank of the Manohara River minutes after taking off from Trinbhuvan Airport. Some witnesses reported seeing the front of the plane on fire before it crashed. Overloading and the lack of performance in the climb phase due to loss of engine power led to a stall.

Crash Details

DateFriday September 28, 2012
LocationKathmandu, Nepal
Passengers16
Crew3
Fatalities19
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDornier 228-202
OperatorSita Air
Registration9N-AHA
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Kathmandu, Nepal
Sita Air
Dornier 228-202
2012