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Date:Monday 17 May 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-2A6
Operator:LADECO - Línea Aérea Del Cobre
Registration: CC-CYR
MSN: 20195/205
First flight: 1969-09-09 (29 years 9 months)
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Santiago-Arturo Merino Benitez Airport (SCL) (   Chile)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:Santiago-Arturo Merino Benitez Airport (SCL/SCEL), Chile
Destination airport:?
One of the fuel tanks burst open during fuelling of the aircraft. The Boeing was damaged beyond repair.

Damaged on the ground

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photo of Boeing-737-2A6-CC-CYR
accident date: 17-05-1999
type: Boeing 737-2A6
registration: CC-CYR
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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