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Accident description
Last updated: 30 June 2016
Date:Friday 17 January 2003
Time:13:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic JS31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace 3101 Jetstream 31
Operator:Servicio Aéreo Vargas España - SAVE
Registration: CP-2404
C/n / msn: 680
First flight: 1985
Engines: 2 Garrett TPE331-10UG-513H
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 19
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yacuiba Airport (BYC) (   Bolivia)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Yacuiba Airport (BYC/SLYA), Bolivia
Destination airport:?
The right engine experienced a loss of engine power at V2 during the takeoff roll. The flight crew continued the takeoff and elected to return to the same runway for a single-engine landing. During the emergency landing the airplane overran the departure end of the runway, impacted brush and trees, and came to rest 50-meters from the departure end of the runway.

Runway excursion



photo of British Aerospace 3101 Jetstream 31 N460CE
N460CE was exported to Bolivia in September 2001 as CP-2404
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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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