Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 26 April 2017
Narrative:A mine exploded during landing on an airstrip near San Miguel which had been mined by rebels. The pilot and co-pilot suffered injuries.
|Date:||Wednesday 21 March 1984|
Fairchild C-123K Provider
|Operator:||Fuerza Aérea Salvadoreña|
|C/n / msn:|| 20152|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||San Miguel ( El Salvador)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
» El Tiempo 24 March 1984, p8A
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.