Accident Fairchild FH-227C XA-RXR,
ASN logo

Date:Thursday 1 April 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild FH-227C
Registration: XA-RXR
MSN: 512
Year of manufacture:1966
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 36
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Villahermosa-Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport (VSA) -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Villahermosa-Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport (VSA/MMVA)
Destination airport:
The FH-227 sank back onto the runway when the undercarriage was retracted on takeoff. The aircraft landed on the fuselage.
The aircraft was ferried to Merida and withdrawn from use there.


Air International April 1994
Airnieuws 288

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
11 December 1969 N378NE Northeast Airlines, Inc. 0 Windsor Locks, CT min
21 February 1982 N378NE Britt Airways, Inc. 0 Bloomington, IN sub

Revision history:


The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314