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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 187530
Last updated: 20 January 2021
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Date:22-MAY-2016
Time:11:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A188B
Owner/operator:Comercializadora Eco
Registration: HK-2252
C/n / msn: C18803169T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:San Carlos de Guaroa Meta -   Colombia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:SKGR
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Narrative:
Crashed in a plantation.

Probable causes
Collision with an obstacle during the execution of a low altitude flight.
Failure to comply with the provisions of the company's General Operations Manual when performing a flight at a lower flight altitude than that established by the company.
Situational low alert during the execution of a flight at low altitude that led to the dismissal of the dangers during the operation.
Contributing Factors
Fractured lever of the aircraft's chemical emergency release system, which prevented the release of the chemical during the emergency.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/emergencyjag/status/734563483887521792
http://antonakis.co.uk/registers/colombia/20101109.txt
http://www.aerocivil.gov.co/autoridad-de-la-aviacion-civil/investigacion/2016/Final%20HK2252%20Eco%20San%20Carlos%2022-may-16.pdf

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

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2016 06:31 harro Added
12-Jul-2020 15:40 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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