ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59745
Last updated: 29 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:13-OCT-2008
Time:c. 08:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A188 AgWagon
Owner/operator:private
Registration: YN-BPB
MSN: 18802261
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ingenio Monte Rosa -   Nicaragua
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot had to carry out a forced landing in a sugar cane field when the engine quit during a spraying run.
The engine failed following the separation of a propeller blade as a result of fatigue.

Sources:

http://www.inac.gob.ni/files/doc/1238621569_13%2010%2008_INFORME%20YN-BPB%202.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-May-2009 10:11 harro Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description