Incident at Lima, Peru

Summary

1996-05-10: Aircraft had been used on an aerial survey contract in Northern Peru. At the completion of the contract, the aircraft with the pilot and three personnel departed VFR to Cvzco. At 1745Z, the aircraft was reported overdue and a sporadic ELT signal was picked up from an area about 100 nm east of Lima. The ground elevation of the area is 14,000 - 15,000 feet. Weather at the time was reported to be "bad". Search and rescue operations are in progress. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0168
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-10 - 16:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Geographic Location Republic of Peru, South America, National Capital Region (NCR), Lima, Peru
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Reported By
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPVB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AERODAT INC. (8160) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 404
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain

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