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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231908
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Date:03-JAN-2020
Time:16:56 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206A Stationair
Owner/operator:Cielos del Pacífico
Registration: HP-569CP
MSN: U206-0608
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Veracruz -   Panama
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Isla Corazón de Jesús
Destination airport:Panama City Albrook-Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport (PAC/MPMG)
Narrative:
The plane flipped over during an apparent forced landing. One pilot and four passengers were injured and were taken to a hospital.

Cause of the Accident
The cause of the accident was the impact of the aircraft with the propeller and the lower part of the engine with the mangrove tree, causing the aircraft to turn 180° and become inverted. The Air Accident Investigation Office determined as a contributing factor the fatigue failure of the crankshaft during flight, which caused the engine to shut down. Another relevant factor was the wear of the motor's service life.

Sources:

https://www.prensa.com/sociedad/cae-avioneta-en-el-area-de-farfan/
https://www.critica.com.pa/sucesos/cae-avioneta-cerca-de-veracruz-hay-heridos-leves-569324
https://portal.aeronautica.gob.pa/upia/archivo/12015_HP-569CP_ACCID%20-31.03.2021_informe_final.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2020 18:52 gerard57 Added
03-Jan-2020 19:30 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2020 07:50 harro Updated [Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
24-May-2021 06:21 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
24-May-2021 06:23 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report]

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