Date: December 09, 1982
Time: 13:27
Location: La Serena, Chile
Operator: Aeronor Chile
Flight #: 304
Route: Santiago - La Serena
AC Type: Fairchild F-27J
Registration: CC-CJE
cn / ln: 0063
Aboard: 46   (passengers:42  crew:4)
Fatalities: 46   (passengers:42  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: While on approach, the aircraft suddenly banked to the left and went into a steep descent and crashed. Inadequate flight procedures by the pilot in command after experiencing a loss of power in the left engine. Inadequate flight planning by the pilot-in-command in coordinating the adoption of measures and applying procedures to successfully remedy a stall condition caused by total loss of power in the left engine when the aircraft was flying at low altitude on final approach to land.

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