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Crash of a Piper PA-31-425P Navajo in Hidalgo: 6 killed

Date & Time: Nov 14, 2014 at 1730 LT
Operator:
Registration:
XB-ZAX
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
San Luis Potosi – Ciudad Victoria – Torreón
MSN:
31P-46
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
En route to Torreón, the pilot encountered poor weather conditions. At the end of the afternoon, while flying over the region of Hidalgo, the twin engine aircraft crashed in a mountainous region and was destroyed. Rescue teams arrived on the scene Saturday morning only and all six occupants were killed, among them two young girls aged 15.

Crash of a Learjet 25 in Ciudad Victoria

Date & Time: Oct 26, 2001 at 1930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N715MH
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Matamoros-Ciudad Victoria
MSN:
25-132
YOM:
1973
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0