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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Date:Monday 25 March 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic ARVA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IAI Arava 202
Operator:Aviación del Ejército Ecuatoriana - AEE
Registration: E-205
MSN: 023
First flight: 1975
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Macas (   Ecuador)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Pastaza-Shell Mera Airport (PTZ/SESM), Ecuador
Destination airport:Macas Airport (XMS/SEMC), Ecuador
Impacted terrain during a flight to Macas, Ecuador.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Pastaza-Shell Mera Airport to Macas Airport as the crow flies is 88 km (55 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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