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Last updated: 16 October 2021
Datum:Samstag 21 August 2004
Zeit:ca 16:15
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic SH36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Shorts 360-300
Fluggesellschaft:Fuerza Aérea Venezolana - FAV
Kennzeichen: FAV-1652
Werknummer: SH.3727
Baujahr: 1987-09-14 (17 years)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 27 / Insassen: 27
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 30 / Insassen: 30
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:25 km (15.6 Meilen) von Maracay (   Venezuela)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:La Orchila Airport (SVLO), Venezuela
Flug nach:Maracay-El Libertador Air Base (MYC/SVBL), Venezuela
The aircraft crashed into Mount El Perico after having reported descending through 9500 feet on the 355 El Libertador VOR radial.



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from La Orchila Airport to Maracay-El Libertador Air Base as the crow flies is 234 km (146 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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