ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146608
Last updated: 23 October 2014
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Date:03-JUL-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PAY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31T Cheyenne II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: PT-OFH
C/n / msn: 31T-7920034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Olancho province -   Honduras
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A small plane carrying 600 kg of cocaine crashed in Honduras Tuesday 3 July 2012, police said.

The pilot was killed and his copilot was injured when the aircraft crashed in Olancho province.
The plane bearing a Colombian flag was being pursued at the time by officers from Honduran Special Investigations Direction and the US Drug Enforcement Agency.

Sources:
http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v6/newsworld.php?id=677861
http://www.inewsone.com/2012/07/04/drug-laden-plane-crashes-in-honduras/139651
http://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/ARTICULO-WEB-NEW_NOTA_INTERIOR-12003962.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jul-2012 23:21 gerard57 Added
03-Jul-2012 23:23 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2012 01:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
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