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Last updated: 2 July 2020
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Friday 26 October 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 25B
Operator:American Jet International
Registration: N715MH
C/n / msn: 25-132
First flight: 1973
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ciudad Victoria Airport (CVM) (   Mexico)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Matamoros Airport (MAM/MMMA), Mexico
Destination airport:Ciudad Victoria Airport (CVM/MMCV), Mexico
Both main landing gears collapsed during the landing touchdown.




photo of Learjet-25B-N715MH
accident date: 26-10-2001
type: Learjet 25B
registration: N715MH

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 Matamoros Airport to Ciudad Victoria Airport as the crow flies is 270 km (169 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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