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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45009
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Date:22-NOV-2003
Time:17:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 36 Bonanza
Owner/operator:private
Registration: CP-2376
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Santa Cruz -   Bolivia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Santa Cruz
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On November 22, 2003, at 1750 universal coordinated time (UTC), a Beech BE-36, Bolivian registration CP-2376, was destroyed during a forced landing following a loss of engine power while on final approach for El Trompillo Airport near Santa Cruz, Republic of Bolivia. The private pilot and his passenger were fatally injured. The airplane was owned and operated by a private individual. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed throughout the area for the local flight for which a flight plan was not filed. The local flight originated from El Trompillo Airport at 1645.

Aeronautical authorities reported that the airplane lost power while on final approach and the pilot elected to land on a nearby sugar cane field. There was no post-impact fire.

The accident investigation is under the control and jurisdiction of the Government of the Republic of Bolivia, Any additional information may be obtained from:

Direccion General de Aviacion Civil (DGAC)
Palacio de Comunicaciones. Cuarto Piso
Avenida Mariscal Santa Cruz # 1278
Casilla Postal 9360
La Paz, Bolivia

This report is for informational purposes only and contains information released by, or obtained from the DGAC of Bolivia. CAUSE:

Sources:

http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20031203X01992&key=1


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