Date & Time: Dec 10, 2004 at 1050 LT
Type of aircraft:
Puerto Ayacucho – La Carlota
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The twin engine aircraft departed Puerto Ayacucho on a flight to La Carlota with 13 passengers and three crew members on board, among them seven civilians. While cruising at an altitude of 11,500 feet in poor weather conditions, the aircraft struck trees and crashed in a wooded and mountainous area located 24 km from El Junquito. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire and all 16 occupants were killed.
Controlled flight into terrain.