Date & Time: Jun 16, 2011 at 0950 LT
Operator:
Registration:
YV1394
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Maracay - Puerto Ordaz
MSN:
31-7405135
YOM:
1974
Country:
Venezuela
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While on a flight from Maracay to Puerto Ordaz, pilot detected smoke in the cockpit and elected to make an emergency landing. Aircraft came to rest in a field located 20 km east from Zaraza and burned. Both occupants escaped unhurt. Crew was performing a cargo flight with bank documents aboard.
Causes:
Technical problem in flight.