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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176282
Last updated: 15 October 2020
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Date:21-MAY-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20K
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: CC-AMY
C/n / msn: 25-0620
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Picazo Alto Hill, near Talca -   Chile
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:SCTB
Destination airport:SCTC
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
Aircraft lost en route from Santiago to Temuco in the afternoon of May 21. Remains located in the morning of May 22 by Carabineros de Chile: plane crashed and caught fire, the pilot and only person aboard perished as a result.

Cause: Continued VFR flight into IMC.

Sources:

http://www.emol.com/noticias/nacional/2015/05/22/718074/hallan-avioneta-en-el-maule.html

Flight plan from Tobalaba airfield:
https://www.aipchile.gob.cl/fpl/trackv3/id/3056513

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2015 13:22 Anon. Added
26-May-2015 09:21 Alpine Flight Updated [Damage]
15-Sep-2019 07:56 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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