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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192397
Last updated: 22 February 2021
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Date:28-DEC-2016
Time:17:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT8T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT802
Owner/operator:Faasa Aviación
Registration: CC-CCJ
C/n / msn: 802-0081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Colcura, near Santa Juana -   Chile
Phase: Take off
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport: Tanahullin
Destination airport: Tanahullin
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
The aircraft stalled on take off from Tanahullin after loading water. It collided with trees, crashed and caught fire. Pilot Ricardo García-Verde died as a result.

Sources:

http://www.24horas.cl/nacional/avion-capota-durante-viaje-para-combatir-incendio-forestal-en-santa-juana-2232767
http://modocharlie.com/2016/12/fallecio-piloto-de-avion-contraincendios-accidentado-en-colcura/#.WGSH5hvhDIV

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 2 months
Download report: Final report

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Dec-2016 07:16 Anon. Added
29-Dec-2016 07:17 harro Updated [Operator, Embed code]
29-Dec-2016 07:18 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
23-Mar-2018 13:01 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Narrative]

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