Date & Time: May 5, 2013 at 1000 LT
Type of aircraft:
Learjet 60
Operator:
Registration:
N119FD
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
No
Site:
City
Schedule:
Caracas - Valencia
MSN:
60-029
YOM:
1994
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
On final approach to Valencia-Arturo Michelana Airport in poor weather conditions, aircraft crashed in a residential area, 2,055 meters short of runway. Aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and post impact fire. Both pilots were killed. A building, several houses and cars were also seriously damaged by fire.