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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65961
Last updated: 14 May 2020
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Date:22-MAR-2000
Time:19:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic COUR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Helio H-700 Courier
Owner/operator:Mision Salesiana del Oriente
Registration: HC-CAJ
C/n / msn: H-9
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Miasal -   Ecuador
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Miasal
Destination airport:Taisha
Narrative:
Lost power on climbout from an airstrip near Miasal; crashed in a forest while attempting to return; ex N4059H

CAUSA DEL ACCIDENTE.-
La Junta Investigadora de Accidentes estima que este suceso se produjo debido a que por la rotura del tope del control de la mezcla, este control se situó en la posición IDLE CUT-OFF cuando se efectuaban los primeros ajustes de potencia.

Sources:

DGAC Ecuador
NTSB
http://web.archive.org/web/20151001205435/http://www.aviacioncivil.gob.ec/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2013/10/helio_COURIER-H-700.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of HC-CAJ courtesy AirHistory.net


Miasal (SEMW)
22 March 2000; (c) TavoCruz

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2009 11:39 harro Added
25-Nov-2010 13:35 TB Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2010 15:53 TB Updated [Registration, Narrative]
27-Nov-2010 16:00 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Narrative]
14-May-2020 06:52 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]
14-May-2020 07:16 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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