Date & Time: May 24, 2005 at 1600 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft 350 Super King Air
Empresa Agroservicios Polar
Caracas – Charallave
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew was performing a ferry flight from Caracas-Maiquetía-Simón Bolívar Airport to Charallave. While cruising in poor weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft struck the slope of a mountain located near El Junquito, about 35 km northwest of Charallave-Óscar Machado Zuloaga Airport. The aircraft was destroyed and both pilots were killed.
Controlled flight into terrain.