Date & Time: Oct 30, 2006 at 1430 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Registration:
XA-UBL
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Cancún - Punta Pájaros
MSN:
208-1042
YOM:
2004
Country:
Mexico
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
12
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On final approach to Punta Pájaros in poor weather conditions, crew decided to perform a go around. While trying to gain height, single engine aircraft hit bushes and crashed into a lagoon. All occupants were evacuated and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair. At the time of the accident, a storm was in the area.