Descripción del Accidente ASN 16 FEB 2023 Cessna 208 Cargomaster CX-MAX - Berisso, BA
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Estado:Accident Investigation report not yet completed, but information verified through authorities or other sources.
Fecha:jueves 16 febrero 2023
Hora:ca 01:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Cargomaster
Registración: CX-MAX
Numéro de série: 20800042
Año de Construcción: 1985
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Berisso, BA (   Argentina)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Montevideo-Carrasco Airport (MVD/SUMU), Uruguay
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ), Argentina
A Cessna 208 Cargomaster force landed near Berisso, Argentina, struck a tree and burst into flames. Both pilots survived the accident. The aircraft was almost completely consumed by fire.

The engine had lost power while en route over the water of Rio de la Plata during a flight from Montevideo-Carrasco Airport (MVD), Uruguay to Buenos Aires/Ezeiza Airport (EZE), Argentina.
The pilots attempted to reach La Plata Airport, but could not locate the runway in darkness. A landing was then attempted on a lighted street (Calle 635), about 4,5 km east-northeast of La Plata Airport. In the process the aircraft struck a tree and electricity poles.

Accident investigation:

Investigating agency: JST
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: 17810260/23
Download report: Preliminary report



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Distance from Montevideo-Carrasco Airport to Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA as the crow flies is 228 km (142 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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