Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 XA-TCF, Wednesday 17 July 1996
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Date:Wednesday 17 July 1996
Time:16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Owner/operator:Aerolatino
Registration: XA-TCF
MSN: 734
Year of manufacture:1981
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Playa del Carmen Airport (PCM) -   Mexico
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN)
Destination airport:Playa del Carmen Airport (PCM)
Narrative:
The Twin Otter undershot the runway by 40 m and came to rest in a wooded area.

Sources:

Scramble 208
Manila Standard - Jul 19, 1996

Location

Images:


photo (c) Werner Fischdick; San Juan-Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Puerto Rico (SJU); 07 April 1994

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