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Fecha:martes 23 noviembre 1965
Hora:05:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46R Commando
Operador:Associated Aviation Industries
Registración: N1210W
Numéro de série: 33595
Año de Construcción: 1945
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Total:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:N of Urrao (   Colombia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
A Curtiss C-46R Commando transport plane was destroyed in an accident near Urrao, Colombia. The crew continued VFR in instrument weather conditions until the aircraft impacted the side of a mountain called Cerro Pelado between the cities of Frontino and Urrao.
The airplane carried a cargo of cigarettes and was bound for Ecuador. The wreckage was located about January 10, 1966.

Fuentes:
» El Tiempo - 11 Jan 1966
» NTSB COL65AA373


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