Accident Cameron A-210 N210EW,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194227
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Date:Monday 21 March 2016
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cameron A-210
Registration: N210EW
MSN: 3134
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 13
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:El Yolo -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Estación de Apulco
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: SCT
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The Cameron balloon operated on a local flight. The pilot attempted to land in strong winds. The approach was unstabilized and the balloon hit the ground hard, causing a fire.
The pilot was not certified to operate hot air balloons.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: SCT
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
13 April 2005 N210EW Thunderbird Adventures 1 Marana, AZ sub
Collision with pole or wires

Revision history:

16-Mar-2017 17:57 harro Added
07-Sep-2018 14:11 harro Updated [Cn, Operator, Accident report, ]
24-Mar-2022 07:46 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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