NTSB Identification: WAS01WA028
Accident occurred Saturday, September 08, 2001 in Baborigame, Mexico
Aircraft: Cessna TU206G, registration:
Injuries: 8 Fatal.

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

On September 8, 2001, at 0730 mountain daylight standard time, a Cessna TU206G airplane, Mexican registration XA-PID, was destroyed during impact with terrain during an attempted visual approach to the Baborigame airport, near Baborigame, State of Chihuahua, in the Republic of Mexico. The commercial pilot and the 7 passengers aboard the airplane were fatally injured. The airplane was owned and operated by Taxis Aereos de Parral S.A., of Chihuahua, Mexico. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed at the site for the on-demand air taxi flight for which a VFR flight plan was filed. The cross country flight originated from El Refugio, Chihuahua, approximately an hour earlier, and was destined for the Baborigame Airport.

This accident 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
Providencia 807, Cuarto Piso
Colonia del Valle, Codigo Postal 03100
Mexico, D.F.

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

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