Date & Time: Aug 8, 2003 at 0932 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Operator:
Registration:
YV-1069C
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Porlamar-Canaima
MSN:
208-0713
YOM:
1998
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
14
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
After engine problem, the pilot decided to divert to Tocomita airport. On approach, the single engine aircraft crashed into trees 100 meters short of runway.