ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 44164
Last updated: 28 March 2017
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Narrative: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.
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 11|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||University Sports Field, Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin -
|Nature:||Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Olaya Herrera Airport, Medellin (SKMD)|
|Destination airport:||Municipality of Ituango.|
|Investigating agency: ||National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America |
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 http://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief2.aspx?ev_id=20060406X00403&ntsbno=DFW06WA091&akey=1
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