Date & Time: Aug 13, 2010 at 1500 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-42 Cheyenne
Registration:
LQ-BLU
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Government
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Mercedes - La Plata
MSN:
42-5527037
Country:
Argentina
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Takeoff run was abandoned by crew for unknown reasons. Aircraft overrun runway and came to rest with its undercarriage sheared off and left wing partially cut. All four passengers were slightly injured while the crew was unhurt. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair. Among passenger were Ricardo Casal, Minister for Justice & Security and Maria del Carmen Falbo, Attorney General.