Accident Quest Aircraft Kodiak 100 TG-SMT, 08 Nov 2020
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244737
 
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Date:08-NOV-2020
Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic KODI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Quest Aircraft Kodiak 100
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: TG-SMT
MSN: 100-0080
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:zone 9, Guatemala City -   Guatemala
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:La Aurora International Airport (GUA/MGGT)
Destination airport:Cobán Airport (CBV/MGCB)
Investigating agency: UIA Guatemala
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The aircraft with registration TG-SMT, took off from La Aurora International Airport at 12:30 hours approximately with destination to Cobán Airfield located in the municipality of Coban department of Alta Verapaz, with the intention to carry out food transfer as humanitarian aid.
After take-off and the aircraft impacted with trees located in the 4th Avenue and 10th Street, zone 9 of the city Guatemala's capital, plummeting and impacting the ground, setting the aircraft on fire completely; the passenger and the pilot were moved to a Care Center, dying in the early morning of November 9.

Sources:

https://www.tvazteca.com/aztecanoticias/notas/video-desploma-avioneta-centro-ciudad-guatemala-especiales
https://www.prensalibre.com/guatemala/sucesos/socorristas-reportan-una-avioneta-accidentada-en-la-zona-9-capitalina/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/TGSMT
https://stereo100.com.gt/2020/confirman-segunda-muerte-tras-accidente-aereo-ocurrido-en-la-capital-guatemalteca/
http://144.217.178.124/sistema/uploads/2020/11/11/21_617522536.pdf

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/6/46228_1594170340.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Nov-2020 19:24 gerard57 Added
08-Nov-2020 19:38 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Nov-2020 20:04 RobertMB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Nov-2020 20:05 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
09-Nov-2020 14:32 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2020 20:35 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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