Date & Time: Mar 4, 2011 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 411
Operator:
Registration:
XB-LWA
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Guadalajara-Mexico City
Country:
Mexico
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Few minutes after takeoff from Guadalajara-Don Miguel Hidalgo airport, crew informed ATC about technical problems and elected to make an emergency landing. While approaching a pasture, aircraft hit power cables and crashed in flames. Both pilots and two cows in the field were killed. All four passengers were seriously injured (burned) and one of them died three days later.