Accident description
Last updated: 2 September 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 2 January 1998
Time:20:30
Type:Learjet 24D
Operator:Aerodinamo del Pacifico
Registration: XA-RRK
C/n / msn: 24-307
First flight: 1975
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 8
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:9,4 km (5.9 mls) from Tampico-Gen F Javier Mina Airport (TAM) (   Mexico) show on map
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Int'l Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU/KHOU), United States of America
Destination airport:Tampico-Gen F Javier Mina Airport (TAM/MMTM), Mexico
Narrative:
The airplane was flying the 8 mile DME arc to intercept the localizer in night-time IMC conditions when the airplane impacted the ground.

Sources:
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Distance from Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX to Tampico-Gen F Javier Mina Airport as the crow flies is 852 km (532 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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