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Last updated: 17 August 2019
Datum:Freitag 6 Oktober 2000
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
Kennzeichen: N936ML
Werknummer: 47501/571
Baujahr: 1970
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 83
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 88
Opfer am Boden:Todesopfer: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Reynosa-Gen Lucio Blanco Airport (REX) (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX), Mexiko
Flug nach:Reynosa-Gen. Lucio Blanco Airport (REX/MMRX), Mexiko
Flugnummer: 250
Aeromexico Flight 250 departed Mexico City for an 85-minute flight to Reynosa. Landing at Reynosa, the aircraft was not able to stop before the runway end and overran. The DC-9 crashed through some houses and ended up in a ditch. The captain of the flight had more than 10,300 flight hours and numerous regular landings at the Reynosa airport since 1983, according to Aeromexico.
Weather reported around 17:00 at Reynosa included a temperature of 77F/25C; 1014 mB and westerly wind at 5 mph with haze. The area had been subject to heavy rainfall due to tropical storm 'Keith'.

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photo of DC-9-31-N936ML
accident date: 06-10-2000
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
registration: N936ML
photo of DC-9-31-N936ML
accident date: 06-10-2000
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
registration: N936ML

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport to Reynosa-Gen. Lucio Blanco Airport as the crow flies is 732 km (457 miles).

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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