On January 13, 2008, at approximately 1015 Universal Time Coordinated (UTC), a single-engine Cessna TU206-G, G-BYIC, serial number U206-05476 experienced a complete loss of engine power at 3000 feet above ground level. The airplane had taken off from Santa Cilia, Spain on a parachute jump mission. The pilot stated he heard a loud noise followed by the loss of power and initiated an emergency landing procedure. The 5 parachutist passengers jumped during the glide to landing resulting in 2 serious injuries. The pilot and 3 passengers were not injured. 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
This report is for informational purposes only and contains information released by, or obtained from the CIAIAC of Spain.