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Status: Little or no information is available
Date:Thursday 13 June 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air
Operator:Unknown
Registration: registration unknown
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Río Chixoy, La Máquina (   Guatemala)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The remains of a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 plane, covered in black tarp, were found in a river by Guatemalan law enforcement officers. It had been used for transporting drugs.

Sources:
» Abandonan avioneta en el río Chixoy y se desconoce su procedencia (guatevision.com, 13 June 2019)
» Hallan avioneta hundida en el río Chixoy, cerca de la frontera con México (prensalibre.com, 13 June 2019)


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