A small plane left the runway and crashed on Wednesday morning at Punta Banco beach, in Pavón de Golfito, Puntarenas, in the southern zone. The crash occurred at 10:24 am.
The four passengers and pilot of the small plane were shaken up, but are in stable condition, authorities reported.
According to the report of the Ministerio de Seguridad Pública (MSP) – Ministry of Public Security, apparently the plane took off, but due to the bad weather it tried to return and land; However, when it touched the ground it left the landing strip and flipped over due to the strong wind and humidity on the runway.
The aircraft, A Cessna 206, with the tail letters TI-AML, ended up upside down on the side of the runway.