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Last updated: 22 October 2021
Date:Thursday 24 May 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III
Operator:Aeronaves TSM
Registration: XA-UPP
MSN: AC-736
First flight: 1989
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Saltillo-Plan de Guadalupe International Airport (SLW) (   Mexico)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Saltillo-Plan de Guadalupe International Airport (SLW/MMIO), Mexico
Destination airport:Saltillo-Plan de Guadalupe International Airport (SLW/MMIO), Mexico
The Metro III aircraft suffered a runway excursion during takeoff. The right hand main landing gear collapsed and the aircraft came to rest 600 m past the beginning of the runway.

Runway excursion

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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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