NTSB Identification: MIA05WA113
Accident occurred Sunday, May 29, 2005 in San Jose, Costa Rica
Aircraft: Cessna 206, registration:
Injuries: 3 Fatal.

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

On May 29, 2005, about 1200 Atlantic standard time, a Cessna 206 airplane, Costa Rican registration TI-AHW, registered to and operated by a private individual, impacted the ground while in cruise flight in the area of Parrita, in the province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed at the time, and an instrument flight plan was filed. The airplane was destroyed, and the pilot and two passengers received fatal injuries. The flight originated in San Jose, Costa Rica, the same day, about 1130.

Preliminary information received by the NTSB indicated that instrument meteorological conditions prevailed about the time of the accident, and that the airplane impacted the ground in a mountainous area, while in cruise flight.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Costa Rica. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Investigacion De Accidentes
Apdo. Postal 5026-1000
San Jose, Costa Rica
507-290-0664
www.dgac.go.cr

This report is for information purposes only and contains only information obtained for or released by the Costa Rica Government.

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