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Crash of a Casa 212 Aviocar in Fonds-Verrettes: 11 killed

Accident description

  • Oct 9, 2009 at 1200 LT
  • FAU-531
  • Flight
  • Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
  • No
  • Mountains
  • Port-au-Prince - Port-au-Prince
  • 187
  • 1981
  • Fonds-Verrettes, West
  • Haiti
  • Central America
  • 2
  • 2
  • 9
  • 9
  • 0
  • 11
  • The aircraft crashed in a mountainous area located 20 km west of Fonds-Verrettes, Haiti. All occupants, consisting of Uruguayan & Jordanian soldiers, were performing a border patrol flight on behalf of MINUSTAH, the United Nations Mission for Stabilization in Haiti. All occupants were killed in the accident.