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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234571
Last updated: 31 March 2020
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Date:29-MAR-2020
Time:22:30
Type:Airplane
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Carabobo, Valencia -   Venezuela
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Columbia
Destination airport:United States
Narrative:
An airplane suspected of transporting drugs, was shot down by the Venezuelan Air Force on Sunday 29 March 2020. It crashed in Venezuelan territorial waters. 400 packages of coca´ne were found at the crash site as well as human remains.

Sources:

https://chileokulto.com/y-el-narcotraficante-es-maduro-video-fuerza-aerea-venezolana-derribo-avioneta-que-llevaba-400-paquetes-de-cocaina-desde-colombia-a-eeuu/
https://www.quepasa.com.ve/sucesos/aviones-militares-interceptaron-a-avionetas-con-presunta-droga-en-carabobo-video/
https://noticias24carabobo.com/aviones-caza-cielo-carabobeno/
https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1244651865150820352


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Mar-2020 19:19 gerard57 Added
30-Mar-2020 19:34 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source]
31-Mar-2020 05:39 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Mar-2020 05:40 gerard57 Updated [Source]
31-Mar-2020 05:44 gerard57 Updated [Source]
31-Mar-2020 05:44 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
31-Mar-2020 05:47 gerard57 Updated [Time, Narrative]

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