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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157314
Last updated: 10 July 2020
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Date:28-JUN-2013
Time:07:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 206 Stationair
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: XB-MSN
C/n / msn: 210-63987
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Nuevo Porvenir, Ixchiguan, Guatemala -   Guatemala
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Aeropuerto Internacional de Tapachula MMTP
Destination airport:Hermanos Serdán International Airport (Puebla) MMPB
Narrative:
As reported by the Tapachula Airport Authority a Cessna registration XB-MSN, departed this airport (MMTP) at 07h20 CDT bound to Puebla Airport (MMPB) but it crashed, 30 minutes later,
near the town of Nuevo Porvenir, Guatemala, some 150 Kms inside the border of Guatemala.

The plane had no previous authorization to fly inside Guatemala. The pilot and five passengers did not survive.

PROBABLE CAUSES:
Possible disorientation in airspace not recognized by the pilot and thus took a wrong course or direction, typifying as spiral disorientation.
The possible practice of instrument flight when observing clouds will know its flight route, which caused the loss of orientation of the destination and that will enter a region unknown to the pilot.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20130901075503/http://www.tiempo.com.mx:80/_notas/c1478280
http://www.prensalibre.com/san_marcos/Accidente-aereo-muertos-San-Marcos_0_946105485.html
https://www.reforma.com//nacional/articulo/705/1408663/?titulo=se-dirigia-a-pueblaavioneta-desplomada
https://www.informador.mx/Internacional/Mueren-seis-en-accidente-aereo-en-Guatemala-20130628-0151.html
http://www.prensalibre.com/san_marcos/Accidente-aereo-muertos-San-Marcos_0_946105485.html
http://144.217.178.124/sistema/uploads/2016/09/05/21_4334501870.pdf

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jun-2013 17:44 harro Added
28-Jun-2013 17:47 harro Updated [Location, Embed code]
29-Jun-2013 03:11 MexicoConnect13 Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2020 17:04 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Cn, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2020 17:06 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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