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Accident description
Last updated: 6 October 2015
Date:Sunday 18 March 1990
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-75-DL (DC-3)
Operator:SAHSA - Servicio Aéreo de Honduras SA
Registration: HR-SAZ
C/n / msn: 19495
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 29
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 32
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Roatan Airport (RTB) (   Honduras)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Guanaja Airport (GJA/MHNJ), Honduras
Destination airport:Roatan Airport (RTB/MHRO), Honduras
The aircraft overran the runway and ended up in the sea.

Runway excursion

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Guanaja Airport to Roatan Airport as the crow flies is 67 km (42 miles).

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.
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