Bolivian formal who accredited defective Lamia 2933 flight program arrested in Brazil
Brazilian Law enforcement have arrested Bolivian aviation official Celia Castedo Monasterio who in 2016 accredited the flight system of Lamia flight 2933 which resulted in the killing of most customers of the Chapecoense football team.
Monasterio was an official of the Administration of Airports and Auxiliary Companies to Air Navigation of Bolivia and the flight system confirmed that the pilot knowingly took off from Viru Viru devoid of enough gasoline to face any unforeseen celebration.
She was wished by Bolivian prosecutors investigating the slide of the British-crafted Avro RJ85 4-engined jet carrying gamers to Medellín, Colombia, for the Copa Sudamericana remaining in opposition to Atlético.
According to Bolivian authorities, the female was a fugitive who experienced sought refuge in Brazil and is now pending extradition following Federal Remarkable Court (STF) Justice Gilmar Mendes’s warrant for her arrest.
Mendes wrote in his August 26 ruling that Monasterio was wanted by the Bolivian Justice to remedy for the alleged apply of the crime of attacking the protection of airspace.
In accordance to Brazil’s Federal Police, Monasterio “was a specialist in flight security and, at the time, would have fraudulently unsuccessful to notice the minimum procedural prerequisites for the approval of the aircraft’s flight system, due to the fact, in the application offered, the flight variety was not satisfactory for the vacation.
The official was responsible for approving the flight prepare submitted by the plane’s captain, which obviously challenged the aircraft’s gas capacity and subsequent autonomy, leaving no area for contingency maneuvers, which appears to be to have been the case on November 29, 2016, when the airplane was put on hold for landing at Medellín’s José María Córdova airport soon after another airplane experienced claimed priority clearance.
The captain of the Bolivian chartered flight, instead of admitting his vital gasoline issue and encounter the authorized outcomes, selected to try his luck, which he experienced previously pushed over and above all restrictions.
Monasterio had been residing because 2016 in Corumbá, Brazil. She had even had her asylum request renewed, citing persecution” in Bolivia following the incident, which resulted in 71 fatalities. She will now keep at a Corumbá jail, pending extradition.
On November 28, 2016, a flight to Medellín, Colombia took off from Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Viru Viru airport). On board was the soccer staff Chapecoense with each other with coaching staff and journalists. They ended up sure for Medellín for the very first leg of the Copa Sudamericana final from Atlético Nacional.
The plane ran out of gas and crashed 17 kilometers from Medellín’s José María Córdova airport, killing 71 of the 77 persons on board. Only 3 gamers, two crew members and a journalist survived.