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Crash of a Learjet 45XR in Xalapa: 6 killed

Date & Time: Feb 21, 2021 at 0945 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
3912
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Xalapa – Villahermosa
MSN:
45-325
YOM:
2007
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
During the takeoff roll from runway 26 at Xalapa Airport, the aircraft was unable to rotate for unknown reasons. It struck a small berm located at the end of the concrete area, flew over trees and crashed in a field about 120 metres further, bursting into flames. The aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire and all six occupants were killed.

Crash of a Cessna 414 in State of Veracruz: 2 killed

Date & Time: Nov 18, 2013 at 1120 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XB-NPH
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Monterrey - Xalapa
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Aircraft left Del Norte Airport in Monterrey at 0820LT for a flight to the airport of El Lencero located in Xalapa, State of Veracruz. While cruising in marginal weather conditions, twin engine aircraft crashed in the Sierra Madre Oriental, near the summit of Mirador. Both occupants were killed.