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Date:Friday 13 March 2020
Time:18:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic C525 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 525 CitationJet
Operator:Unknown
Registration: YV3452
MSN: 525-0084
First flight: 1994
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Porlamar-del Caribe Santiago Mariño International Airport (PMV) (   Venezuela)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Porlamar-del Caribe Santiago Mariño International Airport (PMV/SVMG), Venezuela
Destination airport:Charallave-Óscar Machado Zuloaga Airport (SVCS), Venezuela
Narrative:
A Cessna 525 CitationJet suffered a runway excursion after returning to land at Porlamar-del Caribe Santiago Mariño International Airport, Venezuela.
The aircraft hade departed Porlamar, bound for Charallave, when it developed a 'mechanical failure'. The flight crew returned to Porlamar. After landing the aircraft suffered a runway excursion. A fire erupted, consuming the forward part of the aircraft.
Both pilots died after the accident. The captain died on March 14th as a result of the burn injuries. The copilot died on March 30th, due to pneumonia caused by internal burns.

Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:
» elpitazo.net
» 2001.com.ve
» reporteconfidencial.info


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Distance from Porlamar-del Caribe Santiago Mariño International Airport to Charallave-Óscar Machado Zuloaga Airport as the crow flies is 317 km (198 miles).

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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