Date & Time: Sep 29, 2004 at 1859 LT
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
N902GD
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Mayaguez-San Juan
MSN:
0905
YOM:
1981
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:

While performing a cargo flight from Mayaguez to San Juan, the twin engine aircraft crashed into the lagoon of Tortuguero, few hundred meters off shore. The pilot was killed as the aircraft sunk. The accident occurred in bad weather conditions and turbulences.