ASN Aircraft accident Antonov An-2TP YV-280C La Paragua
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Tuesday 8 March 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-2TP
Registration: YV-280C
MSN: 1G-214-09
First flight: 1991
Engines: 1 PZL Kalisz (Shvetsov) ASz-62IR
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:27 km (16.9 mls) from La Paragua (   Venezuela)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:La Paragua Airport (SVPU), Venezuela
Destination airport:Canaima Airport (CAJ/SVCN), Venezuela
An Antonov 2TP plane, YV-280C, was damaged beyond repair in an accident 27 km from La Paragua, Venezuela. Both crew members were killed. The airplane operated on a flight from La Paragua Airport to Canaima Airport (CAJ).

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Distance from La Paragua Airport to Canaima Airport as the crow flies is 85 km (53 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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