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Oaxaca

Crash of a Learjet 25 in Bahias de Huatulco

Date & Time: Apr 1, 2010 at 1300 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-UNC
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Oaxaca-Bahias de Huatulco
MSN:
222
YOM:
1977
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

Crew could not lower the landing gear so aircraft landed on its belly. It veered off runway and came to rest in flames. All six occupants escaped but the aircraft was damaged by fire. Among passenger were Ulises Ruiz Ortiz, Governor of Oaxaca's State.

Crash of a Cessna 421 Golden Eagle in Oaxaca: 2 killed

Date & Time: Oct 6, 2008 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XB-KWG
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Oaxaca-Huatulco
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

Shortly after take off from runway 19, pilot informed ATC about engine fire and elected to return on runway 02. On approach, due to the presence of a Fokker 100 of Mexicana on runway, the pilot tried to make a 360 turn. Suddenly, the aircraft stalled and crashed short of runway. Both occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas C-47 in Ixtepec: 4 killed

Date & Time: Nov 15, 1963
Operator:
Registration:
ETM-6010
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances while approaching Ixtepec Airport. The radio operator survived the accident while four other occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas DC-2-243 in Rio Grande: 3 killed

Date & Time: Jul 20, 1961
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-KIC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Oaxaca – Acapulco
MSN:
2069
YOM:
1939
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
En route from Oaxaca to Acapulco, the airplane struck a mountain and was destroyed. All three occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas DC-2-243 near Oaxaca: 22 killed

Date & Time: Jul 14, 1955 at 1545 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-DOB
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Acapulco – Oaxaca
MSN:
2088
YOM:
1939
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
19
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
22
Circumstances:
The crew started the descent to Oaxaca-Xoxocotlan Airport when the airplane struck the slope of a mountain located 39 km from the airport. The wreckage was spotted few hours later and all 22 occupants have been killed. For undetermined reason, the crew started the descent prematurely.

Crash of a Ford 5 in Putla Villa de Guerrero

Date & Time: Aug 16, 1949
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
XA-GIJ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
5-AT-075
YOM:
23
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During the takeoff roll, the tire on the left main gear burst. The three engine airplane went out of control, veered off runway to the left and collided with a bank. While both crew members were slightly injured, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Tire burst during takeoff.

Crash of an Avro 652 Anson IV in Cacahuatepec

Date & Time: Feb 11, 1949
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XA-FUG
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
96349
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During the takeoff roll, the aircraft caught fire for unknown reason and came to rest. All seven occupants were injured while the aircraft was destroyed.

Crash of an Avro 652 Anson in Oaxaca: 7 killed

Date & Time: Apr 19, 1946
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
XA-FAW
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
While cruising in poor weather conditions, the twin engine hit tree tops and crashed in a wooded area located in mountainous terrain in State of Oaxaca. All seven occupants were killed.