Date & Time: Jun 2, 2014 at 1700 LT
Operator:
Registration:
PNC-0225
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Government
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
BB-1644
YOM:
1998
Country:
Colombia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Bahía Solano-José Celestino Mutis Airport, while in initial climb, crew encountered engine problems. Captain elected to make an emergency landing in a prairie. Aircraft landed gear up and slid several yards before coming to rest. While all three occupants were injured, the aircraft was severely damaged and later considered as damaged beyond economical repair.