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Panamá

Crash of a Britten-Norman BN-2A-21 Islander on Perico Island

Date & Time: Jul 19, 2013 at 1234 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HP-1338MF
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Isla del Rey - Panama City
MSN:
818
YOM:
1977
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Few minutes after he left Isla del Rey Airport, while overflying the bay of Panama City, pilot informed ATC about engin problems. Unable to reach the Panama City-Marcos A. Gelabert Airport, pilot reduced his altitude and elected to make an emergency landing on Perico Island, some 10 km south of Panama City Airport. After touch down, aircraft went out of control and collided with a container. All eight occupants were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Fokker F27 in Panama City

Date & Time: Oct 31, 2007 at 1540 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HP-1541PST
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Panama City-Bocas del Toro
MSN:
10297
YOM:
1966
Country:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

The aircraft stalled after rotation and sunk back on runway. It overrun the terrain by 400 metres and came to rest. All occupants escaped ininjured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan in Panama City, Panama

Date & Time: Aug 16, 2004 at 0835 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HP-1397APP
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Panama City-Chitré
MSN:
208-0613
YOM:
1997
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Few minutes after takeoff, the crew encountered technical problem with the engine. An emergency landing was made on a road but the aircraft struck a tree and crashed. Nobody was injured but the aircraft was written off.

Crash of an IAI-1124 Westwind in Panama City, Panama: 7 killed

Date & Time: Jul 2, 2004 at 1338 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N280AT
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Quito-Panama City-Washington DC-Milan
MSN:
247
YOM:
1979
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
The twinjet aircraft was performing an ambulance flight between Quito, Ecuador, and Milan, Italy, with fuel stops in Panama City and Washington DC with 2 crew, 2 medical doctors and 2 Italian patients on board. After takeoff from Panama City runway 03R, crew lost control of the aircraft which crashed into a former Evergreen International hangar. All occupants and one man on ground were killed.

Crash of a Rockwell Gulfstream Jetprop 840 in Panama City, Panama

Date & Time: Sep 14, 2000 at 1100 LT
Registration:
HC-BUD
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Panama City-Quito
MSN:
690-11669
YOM:
1981
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Boeing 737-100 in Panama City, Panama

Date & Time: Nov 19, 1993 at 1919 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HP-873CMP
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Miami-Panama City
MSN:
19768
YOM:
1969
Flight number:
CM301
Country:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
86
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Boeing 737-200 in Panama City, Panama: 47 killed

Date & Time: Jun 6, 1992 at 2100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HP-1205CMP
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Miami-Panama City-Cali
MSN:
22059
YOM:
1979
Flight number:
CM201
Country:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
40
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
47

Crash of a De Havilland DHC-6 Twin Otter in Contadora: 20 killed

Date & Time: Apr 18, 1990 at 1200 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N187AS
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Panama City-Contadora-San Miguel
MSN:
131
YOM:
1968
Country:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
19
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
20

Crash of a Boeing KC-135 in Howard AFB, Panama City: 4 killed

Date & Time: Jun 17, 1986 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
63-7983
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
MSN:
18600
YOM:
1963
Flight number:
USAF983
Country:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Aircraft flight hours:
8041