Accident Learjet 45XR 3912, Sunday 21 February 2021
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Date:Sunday 21 February 2021
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Learjet 45XR
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Mexicana
Registration: 3912
MSN: 45-325
Year of manufacture:2007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:near Xalapa Airport (JAL) -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Xalapa-El Lencero Airport (JAL/MMJA)
Destination airport:Villahermosa-Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport (VSA/MMVA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Learjet 45XR operated by the Mexican Air Force, crashed near Xalapa Airport, Mexico, and burst into flames. All six on board suffered fatal injuries.
Flight tracking website Flightaware shows the aircraft arrived at Xalapa Airport at 09:05 hours local time after a flight from Mexico City. The Mexican Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional reported that the accident occurred at 09:45 after takeoff.

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