Binter Mediterráneo Flight 8261

Binter Mediterráneo Flight 8261Wednesday August 29, 2001
The aircraft crash-landed on a highway near Ruiz Picasso Airport in Málaga. While on final approach, the pilot reported failure of the plane's left engine forcing the crew to make an emergency landing. The plane crashed 1,300 ft. short of the runway. The pilot later died of his injuries.

Crash Details

DateWednesday August 29, 2001
LocationNear Malaga, Spain
Passengers44
Crew3
Fatalities4
Survivors43
Aircraft TypeCASA CN-235-200
OperatorBinter Mediterráneo
RegistrationEC-FBC
Flight OriginMelilla
Flight Destination Málaga
Near Malaga, Spain
Binter Mediterráneo
CASA CN-235-200
2001