Date: December 13, 1997
Time: 17:05
Location: La Veriente, Bolivia
Operator: STAP
Flight #: ?
Route: Villamontes - Santa Cruz
AC Type: Swearingen SA-226T Metro II
Registration: CP-1635
cn / ln: TC-359
Aboard: 19   (passengers:17  crew:2)
Fatalities: 10   (passengers:9  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: During take off, shortly after the landing gear was retracted, one of the aircraft's engines lost power and the propeller autofeathered. The aircraft rolled to the right, struck trees and crashed inverted.

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