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Last updated: 22 October 2017
Datum:xx xxx 2001
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Fluggesellschaft:Ejército del Perú
Kennzeichen: EP-859
Werknummer: 208-00254
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:at an unknown location (   Peru)
Flugphase: Taxi (TXI)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:?
The float-equipped Cessna 208 crashed in the Peruvian Rain Forest on a river that boarders Colombia. The pilot was trying to start the engine wile floating down the river. It struck a cable holding a barge in position and flipped the aircraft over and sunk.

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