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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165835
Last updated: 19 September 2019
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Date:27-APR-2014
Time:22:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: LV-JGN
C/n / msn: 31-213
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Deán Funes Airfield, on National Route 60, at 835km Marker -   Argentina
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Termas de Río Hondo, Santiago del Estero (RHD/SANR)
Destination airport:Rio Cuarto, Cordoba (RCU/SAOC)
Narrative:
The twin engine aircraft was performing a flight from Termas de Río Hondo to Río Cuarto with a crew of two and five passengers who took part in a motorcycle GP in Termas de Río Hondo. En route, an engine failed, forcing the crew to divert to Deán Funes Airfield. Eventually, crew was unable to reach this airfield and was forced to make an emergency landing on National Route 60 at the 835 km marker.

After touch down, aircraft veered off the street, lost its nose gear and came to rest. Three occupants were injured while all four other occupants were unhurt. Aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

1. http://diarioasisomos.blogspot.com/2014/04/accidente-aereo-en-dean-funes.html?utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=twitterfeed
2. https://www.cadena3.com/contenido/2014/04/27/127983.asp?titulo=Cayo-una-avioneta-que-volvia-del-Moto-GP-cerca-de-Dean-Funes
3. http://loudandclearisnotenought.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/lv-jgn-piper-pa-31-navajo-cn-31-213.html
4. https://jiaac.gob.ar/en/2016/12/16/rso-mas-controles-de-calidad-y-mejoras-en-la-supervision-de-talleres/
5. https://www.jiaac.gob.ar/files/185-14.pdf
6. http://www.flap152.com/2014/04/dean-funes-cae-un-piper-navajo-pa-31.html
7. http://www.lagaceta.com.ar/nota/588348/policiales/avioneta-se-desplomo-cerca-dean-funes.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2014 06:21 Anon. Added
22-Oct-2017 17:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
22-Oct-2017 17:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Oct-2017 17:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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