Accident Cessna 402A CP-2807,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 273944
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Date:Sunday 9 January 2022
Time:c. 10:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 402A
Registration: CP-2807
MSN: 402A0049
Year of manufacture:1969
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Uyuni Airport (UYU/SLUY) -   Bolivia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Uyuni Airport (UYU/SLUY)
Destination airport:Santa Cruz-El Trompillo Airport (SRZ/SLET)
Investigating agency: DGAC-AIG
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Cessna 402A force landed near Uyuni Airport, Bolivia. The aircraft took off from Uyuni Airport at 09:42, bound for Santa Cruz. Seven minutes after takeoff, the pilot elected to turn back - possibly due to an engine failure.
The aircraft then force landed near the airport. All four occupants were injured, one seriously.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: DGAC-AIG
Report number: 
Status: Preliminary report
Download report: Preliminary report

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
17 March 1987 N4549Q Richardson Aviation, Inc. 0 Walla Walla, WA sub


Revision history:

09-Jan-2022 16:11 gerard57 Added
09-Jan-2022 17:07 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
09-Jan-2022 17:10 harro Updated [Location, Phase, Destination airport, Embed code]
09-Jan-2022 19:07 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Jan-2022 20:46 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jun-2023 19:01 harro Updated [[Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]

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