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Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Datum:maandag 19 maart 1956
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Fuerza Aťrea Argentina - FAA
Registratie: T-20
Constructienummer: 20479
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 5
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Curuzu Cuatia Airport, CR (UZU) (   ArgentiniŽ)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Buenos Aires (unknown airport), BA, ArgentiniŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Curuzu Cuatia Airport, CR (UZU/SATU), ArgentiniŽ
Beschrijving:
The C-47A transport plane was damaged beyond repair when it impacted terrain near Curuzu Cuatia Airport, CR (UZU), Argentina. The airplane was approaching the airport with one engine shut down as a result of an in-flight fire.

The aircraft operated on a medical flight carrying two resuscitators.

Bronnen:
» Historias Individuales T-20
» Correio da Manh„ 21 March 1956, p.1
» Douglas DC-3/C-47 en la Fuerza Aťrea Argentina. Editorial Avialatina September 2010
» El Litoral, 20 March 1956


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