NTSB Identification: MIA01WA111
Accident occurred Thursday, April 05, 2001 in LAS MAJAGUAS, Venezuela
Aircraft: Beech 200, registration:
Injuries: 1 Minor,8 Uninjured.

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

On April 5, 2001, at about 0815 Atlantic standard time, a Beech 200, YV-O-SATA-6, operated by Sistema Autonomo de Transportes y Servicios, crashed while en route from Caracas to Barinas, Venezuela. The flight experienced a loss of power on both its engines and crashed landed in an open field. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time. The pilot sustained minor injuries the first officer and six passengers were not injured. The aircraft received substantial damage during the forced landing. The flight originated from La Carlota, at 0711 that morning.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Venezuela. Any further information pertaining this accident may be obtained from:

Oficina de Inspectoria Aeronautica
Parque Central Torre Este, piso 34
Caracas 1010
Telephone (582) 509-2457

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained from or released by the Government of Venezuela.

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