Date & Time: Oct 10, 2014 at 1000 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Gulfstream 690C Jetprop 840
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Los Roques - Charallave
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The twin engine aircraft was performing a private flight from the island of Los Roques to Charallave-Óscar Machado Zuloaga Airport. Shortly after take off, while in initial climb, the aircraft went out of control and crashed in a lagoon, few metres off shore. All seven occupants evacuated and were slightly injured while the aircraft broke in two in shallow water.