NTSB Identification: DFW08WA043
Accident occurred Thursday, December 06, 2007 in Arteaga, Mexico
Aircraft: Cessna 210, registration:
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

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

On December 6, 2007, at 1308 central standard time, a Cessna 210, XB-GTS, serial number 21057478, was destroyed upon impact with mountainous terrain in the area of Mesa de las Tablas, approximately 26 nautical miles southeast of Arteaga, Coahuila, Mexico. The private pilot sustained fatal injuries. The flight originated from Uruapan International Airport, near Uraupan, Michoacan, destined for Del Norte International Airport, near Monterrey, Nuevo Leon. The airplane was reported to have a 260 horsepower Teledyne Continental Motors IO-470-E engine driving a McCauley D2A36C33 propeller.

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

Secretaria de Comunicaciones y Transportes (SCT)
Direccion General de Aeronutica Civil (DGAC)
Providencia 807, Cuarto Piso
Colonia del Valle, Cdigo Postal 03100
Mexico, D.F, Mexico
Telephone: 525-55-762-9538

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

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