Vliegtuigongeval op 05 MAY 2020 met Learjet 35A LV-BXU - Esquel Airport, CB (EQS)
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Status:Information verified through authorities or other official sources.
Datum:dinsdag 5 mei 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 35A
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:MD Fly
Registratie: LV-BXU
Constructienummer: 35-462
Bouwjaar: 1982
Aantal vlieguren:11711
Aantal vluchten:10473
Motoren: 2 Honeywell TFE731-2C-2B
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Totaal:slachtoffers: 3 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Esquel Airport, CB (EQS) (   Argentinië)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Ambulance
Vliegveld van vertrek:San Fernando Airport, BA (SADF), Argentinië
Vliegveld van aankomst:Esquel-Brigadier General Antonio Parodi International Airport, CB (EQS/SAVE), Argentinië
A Learjet 35A ambulance jet, registration LV-BXU, was destroyed when it crashed on approach to runway 23 at Esquel Airport (EQS/SAVE), Chubut Province, Argentina. There were four people onboard, two pilots, a doctor and a nurse. Both pilots survived with serious injuries. The copilot later died in hospital on May 7.
The aircraft impacted the ground, 70 meters from the left side of the runway and 800 meters past the threshold of runway 23.
The accident occurred in darkness with visibility limited by fog.

Preliminary investigation results indicate that the QNH on both altimeters had been set at 1020 Hp, while the atmospheric surface pressure at Esquel Airport was 1026 Hp.

Accident investigation:

Investigating agency: JST Argentina
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: 030163766/20
Download report: Preliminary report

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METAR Weather report:
02:00 UTC / local time:
SAVE 060200Z 02001KT 0100 FG VV// M00/M00 Q1026


photo of Learjet-35A-LV-BXU
accident date: 05-05-2020
type: Learjet 35A
registration: LV-BXU

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen San Fernando Airport, BA en Esquel-Brigadier General Antonio Parodi International Airport, CB bedraagt 1432 km (895 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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