Compania de Aviacion Faucett SA (Peru) Flight 251

Compania de Aviacion Faucett SA (Peru) Flight 251Thursday February 29, 1996
The aircraft crashed into a hillside several miles from the airport while attempting to land. The pilot reported flying at 9,500 ft. when the aircraft was actually flying 8,640 ft. Controlled flight into terrain.

Crash Details

DateThursday February 29, 1996
LocationArequipa, Peru
Passengers117
Crew6
Fatalities123
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-737-222
OperatorCompania de Aviacion Faucett SA (Peru)
RegistrationOB-1451
Flight OriginLima
Flight Destination Arequipa
Arequipa, Peru
Compania de Aviacion Faucett SA (Peru)
Boeing B-737-222
1996