Date & Time: Aug 14, 2005 at 1230 LT
Type of aircraft:
Dornier DO.28D Skyservant
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Puerto Ayacucho Airport, while climbing, one of the engine failed. The aircraft stalled and crashed in the Orinoco River, coming to rest upside down. A passenger was killed while 12 other occupants were injured.
Engine failure for unknown reasons.