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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221335
Last updated: 13 June 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-181 Archer III
Owner/operator:Escuela de Aviación Aerotica
Registration: TI-BII
MSN: 2843620
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:San Francisco de Santa Cruz, Guanacaste -   Costa Rica
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Tamarindo MRTM
Destination airport:San José-Tobias Bolanos International Airport (SYQ/MRPV)
60 seconds after takeoff, the flying pilot (Eduardo Sandoval) hears a loud blow from the aircraft engine. quickly after the engine temperature rises and loses power. Sandoval makes the decision not to do the re-ignition procedure since at his criteria he had no altitude or speed. Both pilots seek safe ground. 40 seconds after the engine failure they land safely.

Sources: (photoo)


Revision history:

31-Jan-2019 08:29 Romario Added
31-Jan-2019 11:37 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source]
03-Feb-2019 10:33 wilda69 Updated [Cn]
25-Dec-2019 20:26 Anon. Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]

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