Narrative:Reportedly crashed during an illegal drug smuggling flight. The airplane had been declared missing during a flight from Valencia (VLN) to Barinas (BNS), Venezuela with two crew on board.
|Date:||Monday 13 February 2006|
Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
|Operator:||Maria de Jesus Morano|
|C/n / msn:|| 173|
|First flight:|| 1966|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2 |
|Airplane damage:|| Missing|
|Airplane fate:|| Presumed damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near El Peten ( Guatemala)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
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.