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Crash of a Yakovlev Yak-40 in Tingo Maria: 31 killed

Date & Time: Feb 25, 1994 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
OB-1559
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Juanjui-Tocache-Tingo Maria-Lima
MSN:
9 64 09 50
YOM:
1976
Flight number:
OD028
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
26
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
31

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan I on Mt Huacranacro: 9 killed

Date & Time: May 20, 1989
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
PNP-021
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Tingo Maria - Lima
MSN:
208-0145
YOM:
1988
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
While flying in clouds, the single engine aircraft struck the slope of Mt Huacranacro located about 100 km east of Huaral. The wreckage was found few hours later and all nine occupants were killed.
Probable cause:
Controlled flight into terrain.

Crash of a Douglas C-53D-DO near Tingo Maria: 18 killed

Date & Time: Feb 4, 1962 at 1005 LT
Operator:
Registration:
OB-PBH-530
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Huánuco – Pucallpa
MSN:
7331
YOM:
1942
Country:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
15
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
18
Circumstances:
The aircraft was on a scheduled domestic flight between the towns of Huánuco and Pucallpa with 3 crew members and 15 passengers aboard. The aircraft, which was flying at a height of 15,000 feet was operating normally up to 0955LT at which time the pilot reported by radio that the aircraft was returning to Huánuco because of bad weather. There was no further communication from the aircraft. Eye-witnesses reported that the aircraft was seen 'falling and revolving in its descent' and they also stated they heard the noise of the engines 'accelerating in a burst of power' just before the aircraft struck the ground near the base of a hill. The time of the accident was approximately 1005LT. The aircraft was totally destroyed and all 18 occupants have been killed.
Probable cause:
For undetermined reasons, the port elevator separated from the aircraft in flight.
Final Report:

Crash of a Faucett F.19 near Tayabamba: 6 killed

Date & Time: Sep 10, 1945
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
OB-PAF-133
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Tayabamba – Tingo Maria
MSN:
19
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
Crashed in a dense wooded and mountainous area located in the region of Tayabamba, while on a flight to Tingo Maria. All six occupants were killed, among them Rafael L. de la Fuente, pilot.