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Last updated: 20 January 2022
Fecha:viernes 10 mayo 1996
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
Operador:Aero Servicios Empresariales
Registración: XA-SWJ
Numéro de série: 126
Año de Construcción: 1968
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 17
Total:Fatalidades: 17 / Ocupantes: 19
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Santa Maria de Otaez (   México)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Durango-Guadalupe Victoria Airport (DGO/MMDO), México
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Santa Maria de Otaez, México
Crashed into a hill while trying to land on a mine airstrip in gusty winds and turbulence.
One of the three surviving passengers died of injuries two weeks later.

» Scramble 205
» El Informador 25 May 1996, p14D


photo of DHC-6-Twin-Otter-200-N201E
accident date: 10-05-1996
type: de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
registration: N201E
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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