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Last updated: 22 September 2021
Datum:Freitag 10 Mai 1996
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
Fluggesellschaft:Aero Servicios Empresariales
Kennzeichen: XA-SWJ
Werknummer: 126
Baujahr: 1968
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 17
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 17 / Insassen: 19
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Santa Maria de Otaez (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Durango-Guadalupe Victoria Airport (DGO/MMDO), Mexiko
Flug nach:Santa Maria de Otaez, Mexiko
Crashed into a hill while trying to land on a mine airstrip in gusty winds and turbulence.
One of the three surviving passengers died of injuries two weeks later.

» Scramble 205
» El Informador 25 May 1996, p14D


photo of DHC-6-Twin-Otter-200-N201E
accident date: 10-05-1996
type: de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
registration: N201E
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.
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