Narrative:A Fairchild C-123K Provider transport plane crashed during takeoff from Bahía Tortugas Airfield, Mexico. All five aboard were killed. The passengers were businessmen on their way to Ensenada.
|Date:||Wednesday 18 September 1996|
Fairchild C-123K Provider
|Operator:||Krissalan de Aviacion|
|C/n / msn:|| 20126|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4|
|Total:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Bahía Tortugas Airfield ( Mexico)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Nature:||Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Bahía Tortugas Airfield, Mexico|
|Destination airport:||Ensenada Airport (ESE/MMES), Mexico|
» Werner Fischdick
» El Informador, 19-9-1996
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 Bahía Tortugas Airfield to Ensenada Airport as the crow flies is 480 km (300 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.