Date & Time: Apr 25, 2008 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 421A Golden Eagle I
Unipolares y Espectaculares del Norte
Saltillo – Aguascalientes
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Saltillo-Plan de Guadalupe Airport, while in initial climb, one of the engine caught fire. The pilot attempted an emergency landing when the aircraft crash landed in a field past the runway end, bursting into flames. All six occupants escaped with minor injuries and the aircraft was destroyed.
Engine fire for unknown reasons.