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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Status:Voorlopig - officieel
Datum:zaterdag 16 december 2006
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-32B
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Fuerza Aérea Mexicana
Registratie: FAM-3103
Constructienummer: 3106
Bouwjaar: 1992
Motoren: 2 Ivchenko AI-20
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:8 km (5 mijl) SE van Pie de la Cuesta Air Base (   Mexico)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Pie de la Cuesta Air Base, Mexico
The Antonov was involved in a paradropping mission. The approach to the Pie de la Cuesta Air Base was abandoned and the airplane crashed into the sea in the vicinity of Acapulco. All four crew members are still missing.

» Comunicado de Prensa No. 003 (Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional, 16-12-2006)


photo of Antonov-An-32B-UR-48081
accident date: 16-12-2006
type: Antonov An-32B
registration: UR-48081
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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