Accident Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M FAB-92, Wednesday 23 July 2008
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Date:Wednesday 23 July 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
Owner/operator:Transporte Aéreo Militar - TAM
Registration: FAB-92
MSN: 10584
Year of manufacture:1979
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Dart 535-7P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Estancia Esperanza, Beni -   Bolivia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guayaramerín Airport (GYA/SLGY)
Destination airport:Trinidad Airport (TDD/SLTR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The F-27 took off from Guayaramerin (GYA) at 11:56 on a domestic flight to Trinidad (TDD), where it was expected to arrive around 13:30.
At 12:20 the crew radioed they experienced problems with the no. 1 engine. A forced landing was carried out on a road, causing substantial damage to the aircraft.


Pasajero narra 15 minutos de pánico y fe en Dios en accidente de avión del TAM (ABI, 26-7-2008)
Aterrizaje forzoso de avión en Beni no causó víctimas (El Diario, 24-7-2008)



photo (c) Micheal Blank; La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB/SLLP); 28 May 2008

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