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Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Datum:Freitag 17 April 1959
Zeit:06:39
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando
Fluggesellschaft:Tigres Voladores
Kennzeichen: XA-MIS
Werknummer: 22586
Baujahr: 1945
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 21 / Insassen: 21
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 26 / Insassen: 26
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Bahía Kino (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Mexicali Airport (MXL/MMML), Mexiko
Flug nach:Guaymas-Gen Jose M Yanez Airport (GYM/MMGM), Mexiko
Unfallbericht:
The Curtiss Commando plane crashed after a believed on-board explosion.



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Distance from Mexicali Airport to Guaymas-Gen Jose M Yanez Airport as the crow flies is 659 km (412 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of 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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