Mid-air collision Accident Air Tractor AT-502B TI-BCB, Tuesday 21 June 2011
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Date:Tuesday 21 June 2011
Time:06:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT5T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Air Tractor AT-502B
Owner/operator:El Colono Agropecuario
Registration: TI-BCB
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Cariari de Pococi, Limón -   Costa Rica
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Ticaban Airport - MRTB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two pilots died when their crop-dusting aircraft collided near Cariari de Pococi, Costa Rica.

The two men, who worked for the same company, were spraying pesticides over fields in Cariari de Pococi, a town in Limon province.



Revision history:

22-Jun-2011 08:42 gerard57 Added
22-Jun-2011 11:46 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source]
22-Jun-2011 11:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator]
22-Jun-2011 11:53 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Jun-2011 12:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
22-Jun-2011 12:45 RobertMB Updated [Departure airport, Source]
13-Oct-2017 07:00 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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