Accident Cessna 185C Skywagon HK-1166-G,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141875
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Date:Thursday 12 January 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 185C Skywagon
Registration: HK-1166-G
MSN: 185-0735
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cerro Munchique -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Guapi Airport (GPI/SKGP)
Destination airport:Popayán Airport (PPN/SKPP)
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Force landed on a hillside.

Probable Cause
The probable cause of the accident was the total breakage of the crankshaft in the trunnion No. 4 which caused the shutdown and mechanical jamming of the engine in flight.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Report number: COL-12-03-GIA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

13-Jan-2012 12:42 harro Added
12-Jul-2020 10:37 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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