On 22 May 2012, an Antrak Air ATR42 flying from Tamale to Accra with 33 passengers and 4 crew caught fire on departure from Tamale Airport. Passengers were evacuated from the aircraft and no fatalities were reported.
In April 2007, a similar engine fire occurred on the right engine of the ATR-42 with registration number 9G-ANT. This flight was operating the last evening flight from Kumasi to Accra with over 30 passengers. The aircraft landed safely with one engine (left engine) in Accra.