ASN logo
Last updated: 23 September 2021
Datum:Montag 24 April 1995
Zeit:16:30 MST
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C501 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 501 Citation I/SP
Fluggesellschaft:TACA International Airlines
Kennzeichen: N120ES
Werknummer: 501-0041
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:0,4 km (0.3 Meilen) von San Salvador-Comalapa International Airport (SAL) (   EI Salvador)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:San Salvador-Comalapa International Airport (SAL/MSLP), EI Salvador
Flug nach:San Salvador-Comalapa International Airport (SAL/MSLP), EI Salvador
The Cessna stalled and collided with trees about 2,500 feet short of the runway, and came to rest on a perimeter road about 1,200 feet short of the runway. The copilot informed the pilot on base turn that they had a difference in their altimeters.



photo of Cessna-501-Citation-I-SP-N120ES
accident date: 24-04-1995
type: Cessna 501 Citation I/SP
registration: N120ES


This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages