Accident
Last updated: 31 October 2014
Estado:Preliminar
Fecha:viernes 27 abril 2012
Hora:ca 10:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-212
Operador:Unknown
Registración: XB-MNP
Numéro de série: 21348/1287
Año de Construcción: 1977-09-14 (34 years 8 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17 (HK3)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Laguna Salada (   México)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Prueba
Aeropuerto de Salida:Mexicali Airport (MXL/MMML), México
Aeropuerto de Llegada:-
Descripción:
A former Champion Air Boeing 727-200, with Mexican registration XB-MNP, crashed at Laguna Salada, west of the San Felipe-Mexicali Highway, in a tv crash test experiment.
The test was performed with coordination of the Mexican DGAC and government agencies, for a television programme being made by the UK's Dragonfly Film and Television Productions, in association with the US Discovery Channel, as well as Germany's Pro Sieben and the UK's Channel 4.


Fuentes:
» Plane deliberately crash lands for Channel 4 (Channel 4, 30-4-2012)
» La Voz


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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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