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Date:Thursday 9 November 2000
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Basler BT-67 Turbo 67 (DC-3T)
Operator:Fuerza Aérea Salvadoreña
Registration: FAES119
MSN: 6204
First flight: 1943
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-67R
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Chilanga (   El Salvador)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Chilanga-Los Comandos Airport (MSLD), El Salvador
The aircraft ran into a tree after the problems with the brakes on landing.

Runway excursion

» Scramble 315


photo of Douglas-DC-3-N721A
accident date: 09-11-2000
type: Douglas DC-3
registration: N721A
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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Basler BT-67

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