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Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Fecha:miércoles 19 febrero 1997
Hora:03:06
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic WW24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IAI 1124 Westwind
Operador:Transpolar
Registración: YV-160CP
Numéro de série: 211
Año de Construcción: 1977
Motores: 2 Garrett TFE731-3-1G
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Total:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:14,4 km (9 milles) S of Guatemala City-La Aurora Airport (GUA) (   Guatemala)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Ejecutivo
Aeropuerto de Salida:Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM/SPIM), Perú
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Guatemala City-La Aurora Airport (GUA/MGGT), Guatemala
Descripción:
The Westwind jet flew into mountain while on approach to runway 01 at Guatemala City.

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Distance from Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport to Guatemala City-La Aurora Airport as the crow flies is 3293 km (2058 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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IAI 1124

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