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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Date:Monday 26 March 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-5-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Aerolineas Argentinas
Registration: LV-ACY
MSN: 12291
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 16
Total:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 20
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Río Grande, TF (   Argentina)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Río Grande Airport, TF (RGA/SAWE), Argentina
Destination airport:Buenos Aires (unknown airport), BA, Argentina
Crashed just after takeoff.


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