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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Date:Monday 6 October 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6BF
Operator:Líneas Aéreas de Nicaragua - LANICA
Registration: YN-BVI
MSN: 44117/461
First flight: 1954
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Panama City-Tocumen International Airport (PTY) (   Panama)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Panama City-Tocumen International Airport (PTY/MPTO), Panama
Nosegear collapse.

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photo of Douglas-DC-6BF-YN-BVI
accident date: 06-10-1980
type: Douglas DC-6BF
registration: YN-BVI
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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