Date & Time: May 24, 2007 at 1745 LT
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DHC-6 Twin Otter
Landing (descent or approach)
Iquitos – Requena – Orellana – Pampa Hermosa – Contamana – Pucallpa
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The Twin Otter departed Iquitos Airport at 1137LT on a flight to Pucallpa with intermediate stops in Requena, Orellana, Pampa Hermosa and Contamana. While descending to Pampa Hermosa in marginal weather conditions, the aircraft crashed in a mountainous area located few km from the airport. Seven passengers were rescued while 13 other occupants were killed.