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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 44164
Last updated: 20 October 2017
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Time:08:05 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 206
Owner/operator:Nativa SA
Registration: HK-2969
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:University Sports Field, Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin -   Colombia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Olaya Herrera Airport, Medellin (SKMD)
Destination airport:Municipality of Ituango.
On March 29, 2006, at 08:05 EST (Eastern Standard Time) a single-engine Cessna 206 airplane, Colombian registration HK-2969, was destroyed upon impact with obstacles while attempting a forced landing in a sport field following a reported loss of engine power near Medellin, Republic of Colombia. The commercial pilot and his 4 passengers were fatally injured. A student attending the Universidad Pontifica Bolivariana, was also fatally injured, while 5 other students received minor injuries.

The airplane was owned and operated by a domestic corporation and was being utilized as an on-demand air taxi service. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed throughout the area for the flight for which a visual flight rules flight plan was filed. The flight departed from the Olaya Herrera Airport and was destined for the Municipality of Ituango.


1. NTSB Identification: DFW06WA091 at

Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
13-Jul-2016 18:17 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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