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Crash of a Britten-Norman Islander in Bahia Piña

Date & Time: Jan 3, 2008 at 1125 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
SAN-208
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
256
YOM:
1971
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On approach to Bahia Piña airport, crew informed ATC about engine problem. The aircraft stalled and crashed near Punta Caracoles. Both occupants were seriously injured.
Aircraft was operated by Servicio Aéreo Nacional.