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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238971
Last updated: 29 August 2020
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Date:01-AUG-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 401A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N17JE
C/n / msn: 401A0082
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Macaraibo -   Venezuela
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Puerto Plata
Destination airport:Barahona
Narrative:
A Cessna 402 plane with 2 occupants is missing in the Dominican Republic. It is said to have crashed in the area of Cordillera Septentrional.
Search operations are being conducted.
The plane was found submerged in a lake in Venezuela. Several persons were arrested.
There is a suspicion of an illegal flight.

Sources:

https://actualidad.com.do/torre-de-control-pierde-contacto-con-avioneta-se-presume-se-habria-estrellado-en-pico-diego-de-ocampo/
https://listindiario.com/la-republica/2020/08/02/628939/buscan-avioneta-que-desaparecio-en-viaje-puerto-plata-barahona
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=17JE
https://elnacional.com.do/encuentran-en-venezuela-avioneta-desaparecida-de-rd/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2020 07:46 gerard57 Added
02-Aug-2020 08:06 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
03-Aug-2020 20:19 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Aug-2020 05:46 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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