- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: April 24, 2002
Time: c 13:00
Location: Near Olancho, Honduras
Operator: Private
Flight #: -
Route: ?
AC Type: Cessna 206G
Registration: N7344N
cn / ln: T20603622
Aboard: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft crashed in the El Urracal mountains, 12 miles from the runway were it took off at El Aguacate Air Force base. The wreckage of the airplane was in a box canyon on the east side of the 45-degree sloping terrain at an elevation of 3,500 feet. Those aboard were surveying the Patruca jungle on a conservation project. Among those killed were three mayors from cities in the region. Observers on the ground reported the plane was on fire before it crashed.
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