Accident
Last updated: 18 April 2014
Estado:
Fecha:viernes 7 junio 1991
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-201D
Operador:Victoria Air S.A.
Registración: N102AP
Numéro de série: 2257
Año de Construcción: 1940
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 35
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Puerto Plata-La Union Airport (POP) (   República Dominicana)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:El Portillo/Samaná-Arroyo Barril International Airport (EPS/MDAB), República Dominicana
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Puerto Plata-La Union International Airport (POP/MDPP), República Dominicana
Descripción:
The no. 2 engine failed while approaching Puerto Plata and the crew elected to carry out an emergency landing on runway 08. The first approach was abandoned and the remaining engine lost power. A forced landing was carried out in a sugar cane field.

Fuentes:
» Scramble Vol.13, nr.04
» Scramble 152


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Map
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 El Portillo/Samaná-Arroyo Barril International Airport to Puerto Plata-La Union International Airport as the crow flies is 134 km (84 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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