Runway excursion Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 XC-FIT,
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Date:Tuesday 15 January 2002
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Owner/operator:Procuraduría General de la República - PGR
Registration: XC-FIT
MSN: 752
Year of manufacture:1981
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 18
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Chilpancingo Airport -   Mexico
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Destination airport:Chilpancingo Airport (MMCH)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
While trying to land at Chilpancingo, the Twin Otter apparently went off the runway. The aircraft struck a concrete airport perimeter wall, overturned and caught fire.


Procuraduría General de la República Boletín No. 034/02


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