Crash of a Piper PA-31-310 Navajo in Los Camastros: 1 killed

Date & Time: Oct 2, 2015 at 1203 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
C-GCMD
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
31-7912101
YOM:
1979
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The pilot, sole on board, left Managua Airport at 0934LT on a flight for the Australian Company CSA Global, taking part to a geological mission dedicated to the construction of a canal. Enroute, the twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in a field located in Los Camastros, north of Veracruz, State of Rivas. The pilot was killed and maybe tried to use a parachute before the crash as one was found in the debris.

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2 in Managua

Date & Time: Oct 14, 2009 at 1600 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
75
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Managua-Managua
MSN:
1G214-02
Country:
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

The crew, consisted of engineers and pilots, was engaged in a test flight following an engine technical control. The aircraft left Managua-Augusto C. Sandino airport for a check flight and on final approach, the engine stopped. The crew elected to perform an emergency landing in an open field located 800 metres short of runway. All five occupants escaped with minor injuries but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Douglas DC-10 in Managua

Date & Time: Jun 4, 2006 at 0510 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N68047
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Miami-Managua
MSN:
47801/98
YOM:
1973
Country:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On landing on runway 09 (2,450 m long), the aircraft did not decelerate correctly. It overran the runway by 350 metres and lost partially engines number one and three. Nose gear collapsed and the aircraft also sufferred serious damage to the forward fuselage. About 50 tons of chemical and toxic products were on board.

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan in Nicaragua: 16 killed

Date & Time: Jul 20, 1999 at 0945 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
YN-CED
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Managua-Bluefields
MSN:
208-0341
YOM:
1993
Flight number:
046
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
14
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
16

Crash of an Antonov AN-26 in Bluefields: 28 killed

Date & Time: Jan 21, 1999 at 0810 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
152
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Managua-Bluefields
MSN:
14206
Country:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
21
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
28

Crash of a Boeing 737-200 in Managua

Date & Time: Jul 18, 1993 at 1930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N401SH
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Tegucigalpa-Managua-San José
MSN:
20584
YOM:
1972
Flight number:
SH415
Country:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
88
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0