On 8 February 2011 a Pilatus PC12 aircraft, operated by Majuba Aviation (Pty) Ltd and chartered by Italtile Ltd, crashed into the sea near Plettenberg Bay, South Africa. The Swiss-manufactured aircraft took off from Queenstown (South Africa) carrying seven passengers and two crew members and had attempted to land at Plettenberg Bay where it was due to pick up another passenger. The pilot aborted an attempt to land in heavy fog and was in the process of doing a go-around to re-attempt landing when it crashed into the sea. Our Aviation team is investigating the causes of this accident including adverse weather conditions, potential fault with the aircraft and pilot error. If you would like to speak in confidence to an expert regarding this accident, or any other aviation incident you were involved in, please contact a member of the aviation team on 0800 056 4110. The team will be able to advise you on the accident, the relevant law and the parties who may be liable. Irwin Mitchell Aviation Law Case Experience Call us for a free initial consultation 0800 056 4110 Or we can call you back at a time of your choice Request a call back Phone lines open 24/7, 365 days a year Contact us today For a free initial consultation Freephone 0800 056 4110 Prefer not to call? Use our form Your name* Your email* Your phone number* How can we help?* Enquiry type Court Of Protection Crime & Investigations Divorce & Family Law Solicitors Employment Law Conveyancing & Property Solicitors Medical Negligence Claims Personal Injury Claims Protecting Your Rights Wills, Trusts & Estates Solicitors This data will only be used by Irwin Mitchell for processing your query and for no other purpose. Your Questions Answered When Can I Make A Claim? How Much Compensation Will I Be Awarded? How Will My Claim Be Progressed? How Much Will It Cost To Claim? How Often Do You Work With Referring Law Firms? Can You Take Over From My Current Lawyers?