Accident Mooney M20F Executive CC-PRM, Sunday 10 January 2010
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Date:Sunday 10 January 2010
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mooney M20F Executive
Registration: CC-PRM
MSN: 22-1418
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:La Cachimba, 22 km to La Serena -   Chile
Phase: En route
Departure airport:La Serena Airport (LSC/SCSE), Chile
Destination airport:Tobalaba-La Reina Airport (SCTB), Chile
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The plane took off at 10:30 a.m. from La Serena and was due to arrive at Tobalaba airfield at about 1:30 p.m.
The aircraft crashed in a ravine La Cachimba, 22 kilometers from La Serena, killing all four people on board.

The most likely cause of the accident was continuing the VFR flight in instrument flight weather (IMC) conditions, which led the pilot to inadvertently impact a hillside.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: DGAC Chile
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

11-Jan-2010 21:17 jorgetadeu7 Added
11-Jan-2010 22:56 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
11-Jan-2010 22:59 RobertMB Updated [Source]
18-May-2020 06:27 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-May-2020 06:34 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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