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Status:
Date:Monday 16 November 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6B
Operator:Transportes Aéreos Latinoamericanos - TALA
Registration: N6113C
MSN: 44113/433
First flight: 1953
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2800
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:La Antigua (   Argentina)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Antofagasta-Cerro Moreno Airport (ANF/SCFA), Chile
Destination airport:Caldera Airport (SCCL), Chile
Narrative:
Force landed and caught fire.
The aircraft operated on a flight from Antofagasta, Chile to Asuncion, Paraguay with stops at Caldera, Chile and La Rioja, Argentina/

Sources:
» El Litoral 16 November 1970, p1


Photos

photo of Douglas-DC-6B-N6113C
accident date: 16-11-1970
type: Douglas DC-6B
registration: N6113C
 

Map
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 Antofagasta-Cerro Moreno Airport to Caldera Airport as the crow flies is 404 km (253 miles).

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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