NTSB Identification: FTW01RA006
Accident occurred Friday, October 06, 2000 in REYNOSA, Mexico
Aircraft: Douglas DC-9-31, registration: N936ML
Injuries: 4 Fatal,1 Serious,1 Minor,99 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On October 6, 2000, at 1655 central daylight time, a Douglas DC-9-31 transport category airplane, N936ML, operating as Aeromexico flight 250, was destroyed during a runway overrun while landing on runway 31 at the General Lucio Blanco International Airport (REX), near Reynosa, State of Tamaulipas, in the Republic of Mexico. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed for the scheduled domestic flight which originated from Mexico City at 1545. The airplane was owned by the First Security Bank of Salt Lake City, Utah, and was being operated by Aerovias de Mexico S.A. de C.V., (dba Aeromexico) of Mexico City, Mexico. A flight attendant sustained serious injuries and a passenger sustained minor injuries. The airline transport rated captain, the commercial pilot acting as first officer, two flight attendants, and 96 passengers were not injured. Four persons on the ground suffered fatal injuries when the airplane collided with their residence.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Government of the Republic of Mexico. Any further information may be obtained from:

Secretaria de Comunicaciones y Transportes Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil (DGAC). Providencia 807, Cuarto Piso Colonia del Valle, Codigo Postal 03100 Mexico, D.F.

This report is for informational purposes and contains only information released by, or obtained from the DGAC of the Republic of Mexico.

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