NTSB Identification: CEN12WA256
Accident occurred Saturday, April 21, 2012 in Guatemala City, Guatemala
Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250, 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 April 21, 2012, at 1750 coordinated universal time, a Piper PA-23-250, Guatemalan registered TG-VCH, was destroyed when it impacted terrain under unknown circumstances near Guatemala City, Guatemala. A post impact fire ensued. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The pilot and three passenger were fatally injured. The local flight originated from La Aurora International Airport (MGGT), Guatemala City, Guatemala.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Guatemalan government. This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by or obtained from the Guatemalan government or Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Gobierno De Guatemala
Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil (DGAC)
Aeropuerto International La Aurora
Zona 13, Guatemala, C.A. 01013

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