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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60097
Last updated: 5 February 2020
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Date:16-MAY-2009
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172
Owner/operator:Instituto Aeronáutico Centroamericano (IACA)
Registration: TI-ANB
C/n / msn: 29573
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:La Uruca, San José -   Costa Rica
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:MRPV
Destination airport:MRPV
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced engine problems and made an emergency landing in a street at La Uruca while turning left base for rwy 27 at Pavas airport. Fortunately the pilot made a great job landing it and received no injuries. The plane, which briefly touched a moving vehicle on the road during the landing, was later transfered to Pavas airport via ground.

Sources:

Live eyewitness
http://insidecostarica.com/dailynews/2009/may/17/nac04.htm


Images:


Taken on the street where it landed


In the moment of authorities custody the scene. Great acrobatic landing in the middle of the traffic.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-May-2009 22:23 meneses24 Added
17-May-2009 21:39 slowkid Updated
02-Jun-2009 22:18 Costa Rica Fly Updated
01-Sep-2011 00:08 chowell Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
19-Oct-2017 13:20 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Source]

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