Date & Time: Jun 20, 1973 at 2247 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Houston - Monterrey - Puerto Vallarta - Mexico City
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew started the descent to Puerto Vallarta-Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport in limited visibility due to the night. Too low, the airplane struck the slope of Mt Las Minas located 32 km short of runway 04. The aircraft was destroyed and all 27 occupants were killed.