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Last updated: 22 June 2021
Fecha:jueves 3 noviembre 1977
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A-8 Islander
Operador:Servicios Aéreos Martinez Leon
Registración: XA-FUA
Numéro de série: 388
Año de Construcción: 1974-01-31 (3 years 9 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 13 / Ocupantes: 13
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca San Cristóbal de las Casas Airport (SZT) (   México)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Palenque Airport (PQM/MMPQ), México
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Cristóbal de las Casas Airport (SZT/MMSC), México
Crashed and burned on approach. The airplane carried officials of the National Indian Institute.

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Distance from Palenque Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas Airport as the crow flies is 110 km (68 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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