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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22942
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:18-OCT-1996
Time:13:09 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 404 Titan
Owner/operator:Aerodat
Registration: C-FYUQ
C/n / msn: 404-0047
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Huancayo, Junín -   Peru
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Pucallpa (SPCL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft departed on a geophysical survey flight. The aircraft had 10 hours of fuel on board at takeoff. About 2.5 hours after takeoff, there was a brief ELT signal which was identified as coming from the aircraft. A search for the aircraft was initiated. A helicopter involved in the search located the burnt wreckage of an aircraft. The helicopter was unable to land and no one on board could identify the aircraft.
CAUSE: controlled flight into terrain for unknown reasons.

Sources:

1996O0486
http://www.iagsa.ca/1996/10/cessna-404-peru-controlled-flight-into-terrain-for-unknown-reasons/
NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
04-Jan-2011 16:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Jan-2011 17:04 TB Updated [Cn]
13-Oct-2017 18:32 TB Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]

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