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Last updated: 23 January 2022
Fecha:lunes 13 mayo 1957
Tipo:Vickers 615 Viking 1B
Operador:Lineas Aéreas del Estado - LADE
Registración: T-3
Numéro de série: 151
Año de Construcción: 1946-11-02 (10 years 7 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Total:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 15
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:30 km (18.8 milles) SW of San Carlos de Bariloche, RN (   Argentina)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Buenos Aires-Jorge Newbery Airport, BA (AEP/SABE), Argentina
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN (BRC/SAZS), Argentina
The Vickers Viking flew into a mountainside, Cerro Meta, near San Carlos de Bariloche, killing all aboard.

» Rome News-Tribune - May 14, 1957
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Distance from Buenos Aires-Jorge Newbery Airport, BA to San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN as the crow flies is 1331 km (832 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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