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Status:
Date:Saturday 19 June 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operator:Fuerza Aérea Mexicana
Registration: 6014
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 15
Total:Fatalities: 22 / Occupants: 22
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Ixtlahuaca (   Mexico)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Mazatlán Airport (MZT/MMMZ), Mexico
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Impacted a mountainside,

Sources:
» El Siglo de Torreon 22 June 1954, p1/26 June 1954, p1


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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 3215th loss
  • 1184th fatal accident
  • 94th worst accident (at the time)
  • 177th worst accident (currently)
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