ASN Aircraft accident Gulfstream Aerospace G-1159A Gulfstream III N450BD El Chal, Petén Department
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Status:Little or no information is available
Date:Sunday 26 July 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic GLF3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Gulfstream Aerospace G-1159A Gulfstream III
Operator:private
Registration: N450BD
MSN: 412
First flight: 1983
Engines: 2 Rolls-Royce Spey 511-8
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near El Chal, Petén Department (   Guatemala)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The aircraft reported to have landed field and was set on fire before being abandoned. The Guatemalan Army found a large pile of bags filled with narcotics in a hole near to where the aircraft landed.

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