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Crash of a Cessna 207 Skywagon in Cano Negro: 2 killed

Date & Time: Aug 11, 2006 at 1700 LT
Registration:
YV-492C
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

The single engine aircraft crashed on takeoff for unknown reasons. Both occupants died instantly.

Crash of a Cessna 207 Skywagon in Venezuela: 3 killed

Date & Time: Aug 23, 2000 at 0703 LT
Registration:
YV-753C
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Ayacucho-San Juan de Manapiare
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3

Crash of a Cessna 207 Skywagon in Puerto Ayacucho: 5 killed

Date & Time: Oct 12, 1999 at 0830 LT
Registration:
YV-745C
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Puerto Ayacucho-San Juan de Manapiare
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5

Crash of a Cessna 207 Skywagon in Maroa

Date & Time: Mar 22, 1979
Registration:
YV-241C
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Maroa - Puerto Ayacucho
MSN:
207-0133
YOM:
1970
Location:
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
After takeoff from Maroa Airfield, while in initial climb, the engine stopped. The airplane stalled and crashed in an open field located past the runway end. All seven occupants escaped with minor injuries while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Engine failure during initial climb due to fuel contaminated by water. It was determined that the pilot failed to drain the fuel tanks prior to departure.