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Status: Little or no information is available
Date:Thursday 12 March 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 200 Super King Air
Operator:private
Registration: HK-5075
MSN: BB-801
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Claura Arriba, Iriona, Colón (   Honduras)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
A Beechcraft 200 Super King Air, registered HK-5075, crashed in a mountainous area near Iriona, Colón, Honduras.
The aircraft was destroyed and two occupants had died.
Soldiers at retrieved empty wrappers from the scene that were likely used to carry cocaine. It was suspected that residents of the area had taken the drugs.

Sources:
» laprensa.hn


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Beech King Air

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