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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143910
Last updated: 8 October 2021
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Date:26-JUN-1957
Time:21:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Argentina
Registration: T-68 (1)
MSN: 04178
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Río de la Plata, BA -   Argentina
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Aeroparque Jorge Newbery (AEB/SAEB)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into river after take-off at night. Bodies of co-pilot Cap Gerado Alberto Alesso found 9 July 1957 and of pilot Comt Rubén Darío Escríbano 13 July 1957.

Sources:

"La Aventura de Volar", Brig.My. Rubén O. Palazzi, Biblioteca Nacional de Aeronáutica - 2003
http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/25025/
El Litoral 27 June 1957, p1/28 June 1957, p1/9 July 1957, p4/13 July 1957, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Feb-2012 13:58 Gwydd Added
17-Mar-2012 13:08 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Mar-2012 13:19 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
06-Jan-2015 20:45 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2015 20:46 TB Updated [Source]
18-Mar-2015 20:49 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source]
18-Mar-2015 21:28 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2015 16:20 TB Updated [Narrative]

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