NTSB Identification: DCA13WA041
Accident occurred Tuesday, December 25, 2012 in Heho, Burma
Aircraft: Fokker 100, registration:
Injuries: 11 Serious,62 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On December 25, 2102, at 08:50 local time, a Fokker 100, registration XY-AGC operated by Air Bagan as flight W9-11 crashed short of the runway at Heho Myanmar (Burma). The flight was a scheduled passenger flight from Mandalay. There was one fatality and eleven serious injuries among the 63 passengers, 6 crew and 2 security personnel onboard. A motorist riding a motorbike on the road was killed. The airplane sustained substantial damage.
The accident is being investigated by the Myanmar's Accident Investigation Board (MAIB), who requested recorder assistance from the Australian Transportation Safety Board (ATSB), who, due to damage to the recorders, have in turn requested assistance from the NTSB and Honeywell, the recorder manufacturer.
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