2018 UY Aviation King Air C90 crash

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Template:Infobox aircraft occurrence On 28 June 2018, at about 1:15 pm, a Beechcraft C90 King Air aircraft chartered from UY Aviation Pvt Ltd with the registration VT-UPZ crashed into the Ghatkopar area of Mumbai.[1] The 12-seater aircraft carried 4 people including the pilot. All people on board plus one person on the ground are confirmed dead.[2][3][4]

As a result of the crash, a fire broke out in the built-up area. Local firefighters and police responded to the accident. It is believed that there are no further casualties.[5][6]

The aircraft had departed from Juhu Aerodrome for a test flight. Five people lost their lives in this accident; 2 pilots, 1 Technician, 1 Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, and 1 civilian.[7] The cause of the accident is unknown Template:Asof.[8]


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  2. France-Presse, Agence (2018-06-28). "Five dead in India after plane crashes and bursts into flames in busy Mumbai district" (in en-GB). The Telegraph. ISSN 0307-1235. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/06/28/government-plane-crashes-bursts-flames-busy-mumbai-district/. 
  3. "Mumbai plane crash: Chartered aircraft crashes in Ghatkopar, five dead". 2018-06-28. https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/mumbai-chartered-aircraft-crashes-in-ghatkopar-5237053/. Retrieved 2018-06-28. 
  4. "Mumbai plane crash". The Times of India. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/mumbai-plane-crash-we-saw-a-man-engulfed-in-flames-but-could-do-nothing-to-help-him-says-witness/articleshow/64783221.cms. 
  5. "মুম্বইয়ের জনবহুল এলাকায় বিমান দুর্ঘটনা, মৃত অন্তত ৫". 2018-06-28. http://khonjkhobor.in/AllDeshPosts/plane-crash-on-mumbai/. Retrieved 2018-06-28. 
  6. "Mumbai plane crash LIVE UPDATES: Five people dead, black box recovered; DGCA to begin investigation". 2018-06-28. https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/mumbai-chartered-plane-crash-live-updates-ghatkopar-sarvodaya-hospital-dgca-5237163/?#liveblogstart. Retrieved 2018-06-28. 
  7. "Mumbai Plane Crash : मुंबई के घाटकोपर में चार्टर्ड प्लेन क्रैश, एक राहगीर समेत 5 की मौत, CCTV फुटेज आया सामने". NDTVIndia. https://khabar.ndtv.com/news/maharashtra/chartered-plane-crash-in-ghatkopar-mumbai-1874665. 
  8. "At least five killed after plane crashes in busy district of Mumbai" (in en-GB). Sky News. https://news.sky.com/story/plane-crashes-in-busy-district-of-mumbai-11419490. 

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