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Accident description
Last updated: 18 August 2017
Date:Wednesday 6 March 2013
Time:ca 08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B200 King Air
Operator:Aero Transporte SA - ATSA
Registration: OB-1992-P
C/n / msn: BB-1682
First flight: 1999
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Total:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pias Airport (   Peru)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM/SPIM), Peru
Destination airport:Pias Airport (SPIS), Peru
A Beechcraft B200 King Air was destroyed in an accident near Matibamba, Peru. All nine on board were killed.
The airplane was chartered by Minera Aurífera Retamas SA (MARSA) to transport seven employees to a mining site. It took off from Lima at 06:28, bound for Pias, Peru.
It crashed into a wooded hillside.

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Distance from Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport to Pias Airport as the crow flies is 462 km (289 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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