Accident Rockwell Aero Commander 690A YV246CP,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58633
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Date:Saturday 13 January 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic AC90 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rockwell Aero Commander 690A
Owner/operator:Transportes 246 C.A.
Registration: YV246CP
MSN: 11278
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:2mls SSW pf Pueblo Bello -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Maracaibo (SVMC)
Destination airport:Panamá City (MPTO)
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The Aero Commander was ordered back to Venezuela after the crew entered the Barranquilla FIR. The airplane was not equipped with a working transponder, which was mandatory to cross Colombian airspace. The airplane crashed in mountainous terrain

Unknown or Undetermined (UNK), the event occurred in the air and was related to a Loss of Flight Control (LOC-I) without being able to determine its cause, since four (4) of the six (6) hypotheses could have occurred.

Classification by ICAO taxonomy

Loss of Control in Flight (LOC-I)
Unknown or Undetermined (UNK)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Report number: COL-07-04-GIA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


AL 486


Revision history:

07-Feb-2009 12:10 harro Added
31-Jul-2013 01:48 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source]
05-Jul-2020 13:34 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]

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