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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190575
Last updated: 30 March 2021
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Time:c. 16:24
Type:Silhouette image of generic C207 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 207A Stationair 8
Owner/operator:Air Majoro
Registration: OB-1936-P
C/n / msn: 20700767
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Miguel district, Cajamarca region -   Peru
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Maria Reiche Neuman (NCZ/SPZA)
Destination airport:Captain Rolden Int'l (PCL/SPCL)
Investigating agency: CIAA Peru
The Cessna 207A crashed under unknown circumstances, killing all three occupants.

Loss of Situational Awareness of the pilots, by not making a continuous surveillance during the VFR flight in good weather conditions, not determining timely the corrections of direction or altitude, which finally led them to fail to fly over the ground of the new route adopted in flight, generating a probable aerodynamic loss at the limit of the performance of the aircraft, occurring a CFIT accident.
1. Limited or poor use of the available GPS Terrain Proximity Warning system.
2. Poor or erroneous appreciation of the weather conditions at the beginning of the flight, which led them to vary the route to fly over terrain with higher elevation.
3. Limited appreciation of terrain height on the new route in relation to the selected cruising altitude.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAA Peru
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

10-Oct-2016 06:03 harro Added
10-Oct-2016 06:03 harro Updated [Registration, Source]
10-Oct-2016 10:09 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
10-Oct-2016 12:08 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Oct-2016 13:53 Geno Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
07-Aug-2020 12:24 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Aug-2020 13:04 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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