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Crash of a Cessna 207 Skywagon in Monterrey

Date & Time: Oct 7, 2019 at 1005 LT
Operator:
Registration:
XB-MHS
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
207-0063
YOM:
1969
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from runway 11 at Monterrey-Del Norte Airport, while in initial climb, the single engine airplane lost height and crashed on a highway located past the runway end. Fortunately, the airplane did not struck any vehicles and eventually crashed in a field, about 15 meters below the motorway. The pilot, sole on board, was seriously injured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Cessna 421 in Monterrey

Date & Time: May 21, 2015
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XB-MTC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Monterrey – Piedras Negras
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Monterrey-Del Norte Airport, while climbing, the pilot encountered unknown technical problems and attempted an emergency landing in the Seventh Military Zone of the Secretary of the National Defense located west of the airport. The aircraft crashed in a pasture and came to rest in flames upside down. All five occupants were quickly rescued by military personal while the aircraft was partially destroyed by fire. As the s/n is unknown yet, it is unconfirmed if the aircraft involved was a Cessna 414 Chancellor or a Cessna 421 Golden Eagle.

Crash of a Piper PA-31P-425 Panther II in Del Norte: 2 killed

Date & Time: Sep 12, 2011 at 1345 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N69DJ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Del Norte - Del Norte
MSN:
31-7300155
YOM:
1973
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Del Norte Airport, aircraft stalled and crashed in a open field located 500 metres past the runway. It was destroyed by post impact fire and both occupants were killed. The pilot and the engineer were performing a test flight following maintenance.

Crash of an Antonov AN-32 in Monterrey: 5 killed

Date & Time: Nov 24, 2010 at 1436 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
3101
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Monterrey - Santa Lucia AFB
MSN:
3306
YOM:
1993
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
Just after lift off from runway 11, aircraft banked right and crashed near the VIP tarmac and exploded. All five occupants, three officers and two pilots, were killed. Crew was performing a logistic support mission to Santa Lucia AFB.

Crash of an Airbus A300B-4-203F in Monterrey: 7 killed

Date & Time: Apr 13, 2010 at 2318 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-TUE
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Mexico City - Monterrey - Los Angeles
MSN:
78
YOM:
1979
Flight number:
TNO302
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
On final approach to Monterrey-General Mariano Escobedo Airport in poor weather conditions, the aircraft stalled and crashed on a motorway located two kilometers short of runway 11 threshold. All five occupants were killed. A car was hit on the ground and both occupants were also killed. Weather conditions at the time of the accident were marginal with rain, cumulonimbus and sky broken at 600 feet.

Crash of a Rockwell Sabreliner 40R in Monterrey

Date & Time: Dec 19, 2006 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-TJU
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
276-8
YOM:
1963
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

On approach in thick fog to Monterrey-General Mariano Escobido airport, the aircraft hit the ground 400 metres short of runway and came to rest in a rocky terrain. Both occupants were injured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Rockwell Aero Commander 685 in Monterrey: 5 killed

Date & Time: Dec 14, 2004 at 1230 LT
Operator:
Registration:
XB-GSG
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Monterrey-McAllen-Houston
MSN:
685-12058
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
25 minutes after takeoff from Monterrey-Aeropuerto del Norte bound for McAllen, Texas, the crew informed ATC about technical problem and requested to return to Monterrey. Few minutes later, on approach, the twin engine aircraft crashed and burst into flames. Nobody survived.

Crash of a Britten-Norman Islander in Vallecillos: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 5, 2004 at 1630 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
XC-FOE
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
2031
YOM:
1981
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

The crew was performing a geophysical investigation 40 km East of Vallecillos when the aircraft struck a mountain at an altitude of 2,000 meters in the Sierra del Rosario. Both occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas DC-9 in Monterrey

Date & Time: Oct 31, 2002 at 2215 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-AMF
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Guadalajara-Monterrey
MSN:
48130
YOM:
1980
Flight number:
AM254
Country:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
86
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0