- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 08, 2000
Time: c 19:50
Location: Near Villahermosa, Mexico
Operator: Aerocaribe
Flight #: 7831
Route: Tuxtla Gutierrez - Villahermosa
AC Type: British Aerospace BAe Jetstream 32EP
Registration: N912FJ
cn / ln: 912
Aboard: 19   (passengers:17  crew:2)
Fatalities: 19   (passengers:17  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane crashed into a heavily forested area 42 miles southeast of Villahermosa. There was fog and rain in the area at the time. Flying VFR, deviation to avoid weather resulted in spatial disorientation of the crew which led to descending below a safe flying altitude to clear high ground.
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