Date & Time: Oct 2, 2015 at 1203 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator:
Registration:
C-GCMD
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
MSN:
31-7912101
YOM:
1979
Country:
Nicaragua
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The pilot, sole on board, left Managua Airport at 0934LT on a flight for the Australian Company CSA Global, taking part to a geological mission dedicated to the construction of a canal. Enroute, the twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in a field located in Los Camastros, north of Veracruz, State of Rivas. The pilot was killed and maybe tried to use a parachute before the crash as one was found in the debris.