Date & Time: May 5, 1989 at 1430 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Chichén Itzá – Cozumel
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route from Chichén Itzá to Cozumel, the crew encountered engine problems and was cleared to divert to Playa del Carmen for an emergency landing. On final, the aircraft lost height and crashed 3 km short of runway. Six passengers were killed while 13 other occupants were injured.
Engine problems for unknown reasons.