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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26361
Last updated: 16 December 2019
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Date:08-MAY-1969
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus PC-6/C-H2 Turbo Porter
Owner/operator:Fairchild Aircraft
Registration: N356F
C/n / msn: F2014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Asunción-Presidente Stroessner Airport, Asunción, Distrito Capital -   Paraguay
Phase: Take off
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:Asunción-Presidente Stroessner Airport (ASU)
Destination airport:Asunción-Presidente Stroessner Airport (ASU)
Narrative:
While taking part to a military airshow, the aircraft was engaged in a demonstration flight at Asunción-Presidente Stroessner Airport. Shortly after liftoff, the single engine airplane deviated from the climb path then stalled and crashed in flames on the apron before colliding with a parked Lineas Aéreas Paraguayas Convair CV-240 registered ZP-CDN. The Porter was totally destroyed and two of its four occupants, among them the pilot, were killed. The CV-240 was partially destroyed and later considered as damaged beyond repair.
Crew:
Ernesto Vicnoli, pilot (killed)
Passengers:
Gen Andrés Rodríguez y Adrián Jara,
Doctor Luis Migone, (killed)
Lt Juan Félix León.

US Registration N356F formally cancelled June 21 1971

Sources:

1. La Nacion 10 May 1969, p19
2. http://www.pc-6.com/history/2014.htm
3. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-pilatus-pc-6c-h2-turbo-porter-asuncion-2-killed
4. https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=N356F


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
03-Nov-2009 10:54 RATONBIB Updated
21-Nov-2010 13:30 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2011 07:10 harro Updated [Source]
07-Dec-2016 18:14 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2016 18:19 TB Updated [Source]
27-Mar-2019 14:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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