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Crash of a Learjet 25B in Toluca: 2 killed

Accident description

  • May 17, 2017 at 1526 LT
  • XA-VMC
  • Takeoff (climb)
  • Positioning
  • No
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • Toluca - Durango
  • 25-114
  • 1973
  • Toluca, México
  • Mexico
  • Central America
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • Less than one minute after takeoff from runway 15 at Toluca-Licendiado Adolfo López Mateos Airport, while climbing, the twin engine airplane went out of control and crashed in flames in a wasteland located about 200 meters past the runway end. The aircraft was destroyed upon impact and a fire erupted. Both crew members were killed.