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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219833
Last updated: 12 December 2020
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Date:21-DEC-2018
Time:12:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206G
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: CC-PTM
C/n / msn: U206-06443
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:0,3 km from Viņamar-Casablanca Airfield - SCVA -   Chile
Phase: Approach
Nature:Parachuting
Departure airport:Viņamar-Casablanca Airfield - SCVA
Destination airport:Viņamar-Casablanca Airfield - SCVA
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Narrative:
The aircraft suffered a loss of engine power due to a lack of fuel during descent after dropping skydivers.
It appeared the pilot had just a generic fuel measurement stick which was not calibrated for the aircraft.

Sources:

https://www.cooperativa.cl/noticias/pais/region-de-valparaiso/avioneta-se-precipito-a-tierra-y-cayo-en-una-vina-en-casablanca/2018-12-21/154713.html

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Dec-2018 06:41 gerard57 Added
22-Dec-2018 08:30 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
06-Jan-2020 20:03 harro Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]
06-Jan-2020 20:15 harro Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Accident report, ]

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