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Crash of a Learjet 25B in Toluca: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 17, 2017 at 1526 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-VMC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Toluca - Durango
MSN:
25-114
YOM:
1973
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
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.

Crash of a Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter in Santa Lucia AFB: 2 killed

Date & Time: Feb 21, 2013 at 1200 LT
Operator:
Registration:
3303
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Santa Lucia AFB-Santa Lucia AFB
MSN:
883
YOM:
1992
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in a training flight at the Santa Lucia Air Force Base, State of Mexico. In unknown circumstances, single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in an open field. Both occupants were killed.

Crash of a Rockwell Aero Commander 685 in Toluca: 2 killed

Date & Time: Feb 11, 2005 at 2110 LT
Operator:
Registration:
XB-PRS
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Cancun-Toluca
MSN:
12050
YOM:
1973
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

The aircraft crashed in a residential area shortly before landing at Toluca-Licenciado Adolfo Lopez Mateos airport, Mexico. Both passengers were killed while the pilot was injured. Too low approach for unknown reasons.

Crash of a Lockheed 18 LodeStar at Santa Lucia AFB

Date & Time: Sep 14, 1973 at 0400 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N211W
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
2311
YOM:
1942
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
3700
Captain / Total hours on type:
300.00
Circumstances:
The airplane was probably involved in a drug smuggling flight. For unknown reasons, the pilot was forced to attempt an emergency landing. The aircraft crash landed 3 km from Santa Lucia AFB, north of Mexico City. The aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire and all three occupants were not found.
Probable cause:
Due to lack of evidences, the exact cause of the accident could not be determined.
Final Report:

Crash of a Douglas R4D-3 near Villa del Carbón: 18 killed

Date & Time: Apr 10, 1968
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-GEV
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Aguascalientes – Mexico City
MSN:
7339
YOM:
1942
Country:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
14
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
18
Circumstances:
This was the inaugural flight from Aguascalientes to Mexico City for Aerovias Rojas. While approaching Mexico City-Benito Juarez Airport from the north, the crew failed to realize his altitude was too low when the airplane struck the top of a hill located near Villa del Carbón. The wreckage was found 55 km northwest of Mexico Airport and all 18 occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas C-47 at Santa Lucía AFB: 2 killed

Date & Time: Aug 17, 1966
Operator:
Registration:
6006
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Santa Lucía - Santa Lucía
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The crew was completing a local training flight at Santa Lucía Airbase. While flying in the vicinity of the airbase in a limited visibility due to fog, the airplane collided with a Mexican Air Force North American T-28 Trojan registered 793. While the pilot of the Trojan was able to make an emergency landing, the C-47 went out of control and crashed, killing both pilots.

Crash of a Douglas C-47 in Ixtlahuaca de Rayón: 22 killed

Date & Time: Jun 19, 1954
Operator:
Registration:
6014
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Country:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
15
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
22
Circumstances:
Crashed on a mountainous area located near Ixtlahuaca de Rayón, about 33 km north of Toluca. All 22 occupants were killed.