Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Buenos Aires: 5 killed

Date & Time: Oct 26, 2003 at 0431 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
LV-MGV
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Buenos Aires-Corrientes
MSN:
567
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
CTZ760
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5
Aircraft flight hours:
27650
Aircraft flight cycles:
21574
Circumstances:
Three minutes after takeoff, the crew reported technical problem and wanted to return to Buenos Aires-Ministro Pistarini Airport. He was cleared to land on runway 17 but the aircraft crashed near the Esperenza golf course, 30 km SW of Buenos Aires.

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Ecuador: 26 killed

Date & Time: Jan 17, 2002 at 1101 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HC-AYM
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Quito-Lago Agrio
MSN:
511
YOM:
1966
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
21
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
26
Captain / Total flying hours:
17709
Captain / Total hours on type:
8338.00
Copilot / Total flying hours:
12229
Copilot / Total hours on type:
6066
Aircraft flight hours:
29154
Aircraft flight cycles:
45178
Circumstances:
The aircraft crashed 20 minutes after takeoff from Quito-Mariscal Sucre airport, bound for Lago Agrio on behalf of Texaco Petroleum Company. While cruising, the aircraft hit the slope of Cerro El Tigre and rescue teams reached the scene three days later. Nobody survived. Pilots lost their situational awarness while cruising in bad weather conditions and did not sea and avoid the mountain. GPWS was unusable at the time of the accident.
Probable cause:

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Keflavik

Date & Time: Jul 26, 1998 at 2355 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N564LE
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Aberdeen - Keflavik
MSN:
564
YOM:
1967
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Santarem: 3 killed

Date & Time: Nov 28, 1995 at 0200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
PP-BUJ
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Belém-Santarem
MSN:
569
YOM:
1967
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Altamira: 22 killed

Date & Time: Jun 6, 1990 at 0529 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
PT-ICA
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Belém-Altamira-Santarem-Itaituba-Alta Floresta-Cuiabá
MSN:
570
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
TAB814
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
39
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
22

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 in Lagos

Date & Time: Apr 1, 1990 at 1155 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
5N-ATL
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Lagos-Port Harcourt
MSN:
534
YOM:
1967
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
45
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
20925

Crash of a Fairchild-Hiller FH-227 near Valence: 22 killed

Date & Time: Apr 10, 1989 at 2107 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-GGDM
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Paris - Valence
MSN:
532
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
UAR5602
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
19
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
22
Captain / Total flying hours:
8970
Captain / Total hours on type:
577.00
Copilot / Total flying hours:
15639
Aircraft flight hours:
27249
Aircraft flight cycles:
39128