Accident Snow S-2C LV-ZXM, Saturday 12 January 2002
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Date:Saturday 12 January 2002
Time:20:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Snow S-2C
Registration: LV-ZXM
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pje La Brava Balcarce, BA -   Argentina
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The aircraft impacted terrain following a loss of control due to:
1) Loss of function of the elevator control due to disconnection of the corresponding command, which came out of its housing because one of the bolts that maintains the system's continuity was incorrectly assembled.
2) Loss of function of the elevator trim tab due to the cutting of the flexible cable in the system and improper assembly of components.


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24-May-2023 16:11 harro Updated

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