Crash of a Beechcraft King Air B90 in Viña del Mar

Date & Time: Dec 19, 2013 at 2100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CC-CVZ
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Viña del Mar - Santiago de Chile
MSN:
LJ-441
YOM:
1969
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a positioning flight to Santiago de Chile. Shortly after takeoff from Viña del Mar-Torquemada Airport, crew encountered technical problem and elected to return. On final approach completed by night, aircraft crashed short of runway, slid on ground for several yards, hit a fence and came to rest, severely damaged. Both pilots were uninjured.

Crash of a Dornier DO228-202K in Viña del Mar: 2 killed

Date & Time: Sep 9, 2013 at 0950 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CC-CNW
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Coquimbo - Viña del Mar
MSN:
8063
YOM:
1986
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a positioning flight to Viña del Mar to pick up passengers to Los Perlambres mines. On approach in poor weather conditions due to fog, aircraft was too low and hit power lines. It stalled and crashed in an open field and was destroyed by impact forces. Both crew were killed.