Incident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 XA-BOA,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 366993
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Date:Saturday 15 March 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
Owner/operator:Aeronaves del Oeste
Registration: XA-BOA
MSN: 163
Year of manufacture:1968
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Minor, repaired
Location:Los Mochis, State of Sinaloa,Mexico. -   Mexico
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:MMLM
Destination airport:MMDA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The plane had a severe malfunction on both engines during initial climb at 500 feet, creating a loss of power on the plane and prompting the crew to make an emergency landing on a wasteland.

The plane landed on the wasteland,nearly colliding with nearby Houses.All 17 occupants survived the crash.


History of this aircraft

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Revision history:

22-Mar-2024 06:27 Bandit Added
22-Mar-2024 06:29 ASN Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Damage]

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