Maldivian Seaplane Accident at Male / by Erik Johannesson

655 - DHC-6-300 8Q-ISB Island Aviation Services (Maldivian Seaplane), Male

Crashed in the Hulhumale Lagoon on landing at Male International Airport 04-Oct-2017. The aircraft ended up inverted, and mostly submerged next to the link road on the east side of the lagoon. There were no fatalities, however at least one person was taken to hospital.

It was arriving from the Niyama Resort in the Dhaalu Atoll.

SunOnline Photo 04-Oct-2017

SunOnline Photo 04-Oct-2017