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Last updated: 28 January 2022
Datum:Montag 19 Oktober 1953
Zeit:ca 07:15
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3
Fluggesellschaft:Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex)
Kennzeichen: XC-PMX
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Mamulique (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Monterrey-Aeropuerto Del Norte (NTR/MMAN), Mexiko
Flug nach:Nueva Ciudad Guerrero Airstrip, Mexiko
The aircraft took off from Monterrey at 07:00 local time for a flight to the Falcon Dam. The plane carried reporters and officials to the inauguration of the Falcon Dam. The DC-3 was found to have crashed in a ravine, killing all aboard.

» ICAO Circular 39-AN/34 (171)
» El Siglo de Torreón 20-10-1953


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