Accident unknown airplane, small , 28 Jan 2012
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142187
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Type:unknown airplane, small
Owner/operator:Unknown (illegal flight)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Loma de la Jaiba, 155 miles (250 kilometers) west of Santo Domingo -   Dominican Republic
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Authorities in the Dominican Republic say human remains and drug paraphernalia have been found in the wreckage of a small plane found in a remote southwestern area.

The wrecked aircraft was found at 28 january, but crashed several days before 24 january 2012.

A recent forensic report speaks of two pilots that were killed. According to the same report the plane was carrying cocaine and therefore used for an illegal drug smuggling operation.


Revision history:

30-Jan-2012 23:44 gerard57 Added
31-Jan-2012 01:10 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2012 01:40 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2019 15:50 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
01-Nov-2019 17:26 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]

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