Shaanxi Y-8F-200W Aircraft Accident (Myanmar)

Shaanxi Y-8F-200W Aircraft Accident (Myanmar)

A Shaanxi Y-8-200F transport plane operated by the Myanmar Air Force was reported missing during a flight from Myeik to Yangon in Myanmar. Last contact with the flight was about 20 miles west of Dawei.
The aircraft carried military personnel and family members and had departed Yangon on a flight to Dawei, Myeik and Bokpyin and back to Yangon via Myeik. On its return, it arrived in Myeik at 11:55, and departed for Yangon at 13:06 local time. The aircraft climbed to FL180 and proceded along the coast. Last contact was lost at 13:35 hours when the aircraft was at coordinates 13.48, 98.02.  Debris was found at sea the next day and 31 bodies were found.