Date & Time: Sep 2, 2011 at 1748 LT
Type of aircraft:
Casa 212 Aviocar
Operator:
Registration:
966
Flight Type:
Humanitarian
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Santiago du Chili-Ile Robinson Crusoé
MSN:
443
Country:
Chile
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
17
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
21
Circumstances:
While approaching Robinson Crusoe island, aircraft crashed into the sea in unknown circumstances. All 21 occupants were killed. Flight was organised by NGO's in cooperation with the National Chilean Television to see the progress of reconstruction in the island of Robinson Crusoe following the 2010 earthquake. Among the occupants were members from the National Television and also from the Council of Culture. The famous Chilean television icon Felipe Camiroaga was among the passengers.