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Last updated: 23 January 2022
Datum:Montag 12 Juni 1967
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A-197D
Fluggesellschaft:Aeronaves de México
Kennzeichen: XA-FUW
Werknummer: 3260
Baujahr: 1940
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 24
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 28
Opfer am Boden:Todesopfer: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:La Paz (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:La Paz-Manuel Márquez de León International Airport (LAP/MMLP), Mexiko
Flug nach:Mazatlán-Gen. Rafael Buelna Airport (MZT/MMMZ), Mexiko
Crashed into a residential area while trying to return to the airport following an engine failure.

» Avionazo de Aéromexico / Cuauhtémoc Morgan


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from La Paz-Manuel Márquez de León International Airport to Mazatlán-Gen. Rafael Buelna Airport as the crow flies is 427 km (267 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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