Date & Time: Sep 16, 1999 at 1130 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Shrike Commander 500S
Landing (descent or approach)
Guatemala City – Santa Catalina La Tinta
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On approach to a private airstrip located near Santa Catalina La Tinta, the twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances 300 metres short of runway. The aircraft was destroyed and all six occupants were killed. Weather conditions at the time of the accident were poor with low clouds and rain falls. Thunderstorm activity was reported all along the route.