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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144478
Last updated: 25 November 2020
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Time:16:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182M Skylane
Registration: HK-1441-G
C/n / msn: 18259984
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:About 3 miles from Barrancabermeja-Yariguíes Airport - EJA/SKEJ -   Colombia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:EJA/SKEJ
Destination airport:EJA/SKEJ
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
A Cessna 182M Skylane impacted transmission lines then crashed in a field about 3 miles from Barrancabermeja-Yariguíes Airport - EJA/SKEJ and burned.

All three occupants were killed.
The pilot was Edgar Cote Gravino, former mayor (2004-2007) of Barrancabermeja. Also on board were Carlos Alberto Larios Díaz, local Barrancabermeja attorney and Óscar Palomino Velandia, a local contractor.

Execution of a flight at low altitude, with the impact occurring inadvertently with a high voltage power line, which destabilized the flight, entangled the aircraft and drove it violently and head-on to the ground.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

18-Mar-2012 12:23 harro Added
18-Mar-2012 14:21 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
18-Mar-2012 23:20 Anon. Updated [Source]
22-Mar-2012 23:46 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2012 06:01 tsolano Updated [Narrative]
12-Jul-2020 10:37 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]

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