Date & Time: Apr 30, 2013 at 1235 LT
Registration:
XC-LMW
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Government
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Zacatecas - Mexico City
MSN:
FA-83
YOM:
1986
Country:
Mexico
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
Five minutes after takeoff from Zacatecas-La Calera Airport, during initial climb, twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed for unknown reason in an open field located 15 km from airport. All six occupants were killed, among them three crew (a captain, a copilot and an engineer) and three agents of the Federal Police and Public Ministry.