Date & Time: Nov 18, 2004 at 1302 LT
Type of aircraft:
BAe Jetstream 31
Operator:
Registration:
YV-1083C
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
El Vigia-Caracas
MSN:
762
YOM:
1987
Flight number:
VNE213
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
19
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
After landing on runway 09, the commuter aircraft left the runway on its right and collided with the fire station located between both runways at Caracas-Simon Bolivar international airport. Four passengers were killed, 18 other occupants were injured and the aircraft was destroyed. The runway was wet at the time of the accident and a thunderstorm was approaching Caracas.