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Last updated: 7 December 2021
Date:Wednesday 29 February 1956
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54A-5-DC (DC-4)
Operator:Armada Argentina, Comando de Aviación Naval
Registration: 0277/CTA-5
MSN: 10301
First flight: 1944
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ushuaia-Comandante Berisso Airport, TF (EAU) (   Argentina)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Ushuaia-Comandante Berisso Airport, TF (EAU/SAWO), Argentina
Wing detached followed by fire during a crash landing on a runway undergoing repairs.

» Historia de la Aviación Naval / Pablo Arguindeguy


photo of Douglas-C-54A-0277-CTA-5
accident date: 29-02-1956
type: Douglas C-54A (DC-4)
registration: 0277/CTA-5
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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