ASN Aircraft accident Antonov An-28 PZ-TST Kwamalasamutu Airfield 
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Last updated: 3 July 2022
Date:Thursday 15 October 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-28
Operator:Blue Wing Airlines
Registration: PZ-TST
C/n / msn: 1AJ008-04
First flight: 1990
Engines: 2 Glushenkov TVD-10B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kwamalasamutu Airfield (   Suriname)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG/SMZO), Suriname
Destination airport:Kwamalasamutu Airfield (SMSM), Suriname
An Antonov 28 passenger plane, operated by Blue Wing Airlines, sustained substantial damage in a runway excursion accident at Kwamalasamutu Airfield , Suriname. The flight had departed Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport (ORG) on a domestic flight to the Trio Indian village of Kwamalasamutu. One crew member and three passengers were reported injured.

Runway excursion

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photo of Antonov-An-28-PZ-TST
accident date: 15-10-2009
type: Antonov An-28
registration: PZ-TST
photo of Antonov-An-28-PZ-TST
accident date: 15-10-2009
type: Antonov An-28
registration: PZ-TST

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Paramaribo-Zorg en Hoop Airport to Kwamalasamutu Airfield as the crow flies is 421 km (263 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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