NTSB Identification: FTW04WA068
Accident occurred Tuesday, January 22, 2002 in Trinidad, Bolivia
Aircraft: Cessna 182L, registration:
Injuries: 2 Fatal,3 Serious,1 Minor.

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

On January 22, 2004, at 2155 Universal Coordinated Time, a Cessna 182L single-engine airplane, Bolivian registration CP-1541, was destroyed during a forced landing following a loss of engine power during cruise flight near Trinidad, in the Republic of Bolivia. The commercial pilot and 2 of his passengers sustained serious injuries, while 2 other passengers were fatally injured. A nine-month old baby sustained minor injuries. The airplane, serial number 182-58686, was owned and operated by an air taxi operator in Trinidad, Bolivia. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the domestic flight for which a VFR flight plan was filed. The flight's intended destination was Santa Ana Del Yacuma Airport (SLSA), near Santa Ana, Bolivia.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Government of Bolivia. Any additional information may be obtained from:

Direccion General de Aviacion Civil (DGAC)
Palacio de Comunicaciones. Cuarto Piso.
Avenida Mariscal Santa Cruz #1278
Casilla Postal 9360
La Paz, Bolivia

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

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