ASN logo
 
Status:
Date:Friday 23 May 1969
Time:00:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando
Operator:Kimex Inc
Registration: N1247N
MSN: 22565
First flight: 1945
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Barcelona (   Venezuela)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Curašao-Dr. Albert Plesman Airport (CUR/TNCC), Curašao
Narrative:
The no. 2 engine failed and the C-46 crashed while attempting to land at Barcelona.

Sources:
» NTSB


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages

Share

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org