On March 7, 2006, approximately 1525 universal coordinated time (UTC), a twin-engine Cessna 421C airplane, Spanish registration EC-JAX, was destroyed upon impact with "Chiquito" mountain near Labiano, Spain, while executing a missed approach at Pamplona-Navarra Airport. The commercial pilot, first officer and four passengers were fatally injured. The aircraft, serial number 0337, was owned and operated by Aerotaxi Los Valles, S.L. (AEROVALLES), from the Torrejon Airport, near Madrid, Spain. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed throughout the area for the scheduled cross-country flight. The air-taxi flight originated from the Torrejon Airport near Madrid at approximately 1430 UTC, with the Pamplona-Navarra Airport as its intended destination. The wreckage of the aircraft is difficult to access due to mountainous terrain. Use your browsers 'back' function to return to synopsisReturn to Query Page
The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Comision de Investigacion de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviacion Civil of Spain (CIAIAC). Any further information may be obtained from:
Ministerio de Fomento
Comision de Investigacion de Accidentes e Incidentes de Aviacion Civil
C/ Fruela, 6, Primera Planta
28011 Madrid, Spain
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