Date & Time: May 4, 2004 at 1145 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Registration:
YV-O-CBL-7
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Government
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Ciudad Bolivar-Uonquén
MSN:
208-0926
YOM:
2001
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:

The aircraft left Ciudad Bolivar at 1016LT for a flight to Uonquén. Inflight, at approximately 1100LT, the pilot reported flying at 11,500 feet in bad weather. Few minutes later, the single engine aircraft struck the Awakapa Tepuy mountain while flying at 7,000 feet. Nobody survived.