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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269296
Last updated: 19 January 2022
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Time:c. 20:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-214 Adv. (F)
Owner/operator:Air Class
Registration: CX-CAR
MSN: 21958/1533
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Over the River Plate -   Uruguay
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Montevideo-Carrasco Airport (MVD/SUMU)
Destination airport:
The crew reported fire on engine number 3 after taking off from Montevideo; the crew managed to control the situation and landed in Carrasco without trouble. The audio states the plane was loaded with 400 kg of dangerous merchandise.




Photo of CX-CAR courtesy

Montevideo - Carrasco International / General Cesáreo L Berisso (SUMU / MVD)
18 November 2017; (c) Sandro Rota

Revision history:

01-Nov-2021 16:57 poxipol Added
01-Nov-2021 16:58 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]

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