Beechcraft 1900D of Myanmar Air Force crashes in Naypyidaw

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4 killed, 1 injured after Beechcraft 1900D plane  of  Myanmar Air Force  crashes in Myanmar’s capital  Naypyidaw.

A Beechcraft 1900 was destroyed when it crashed shortly after takeoff from Naypyidaw International Airport (NYT), Myanmar. The aircraft impacted a field and burst into flames.

BEECH 1900 D  airplanes can be used for transport purposes and rescues. Ceremony on introduction of these airplanes was attended at Mar  2015 by Command-in- Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and his wife, Union Minister for Border Affairs Lieutenant General Thet Naing Win, Commander- in-Chief(Navy) Admiral Thura Thet Swe, Commander- in-Chief(Air) General Khin Aung Myint and senior military officials.

The Beechcraft 1900 is a 19-passenger, pressurized twin-engine turboprop fixed-wing aircraft that was manufactured by Beechcraft. It was designed, and is primarily used, as a regional airliner. It is also used as afreight aircraft and corporate transport and by the United States military and other governments.


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