ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 136721
Last updated: 2 September 2014
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Date:21-JUN-2011
Time:6:30am LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT5T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-502B
Owner/operator:El Colono Agropecuario
Registration: TI-BCB
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cariari de Pococi, a town in Limon province -   Costa Rica
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Ticaban Airport - MRTB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two pilots died when their crop-dusting aircraft collided near Cariari de Pococi, Costa Rica.

The two men, who worked for the same company, were spraying pesticides over fields in Cariari de Pococi, a town in Limon province.

Sources:
http://www.nacion.com/2011-06-22/Sucesos/dos-pilotos-mueren-al-chocar---avionetas-en-pleno-vuelo.aspx
http://www.prensalibre.cr/pl/suceso/45536-mueren-dos-pilotos-al-chocar-avionetas-fumigadoras.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jun-2011 08:42 gerard57 Added
22-Jun-2011 11:46 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source]
22-Jun-2011 11:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator]
22-Jun-2011 11:53 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Jun-2011 12:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
22-Jun-2011 12:45 RobertMB Updated [Departure airport, Source]
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