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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60097
Last updated: 5 February 2020
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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
Departure airport:MRPV
Destination airport:MRPV
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.


Live eyewitness


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:

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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