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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28797
Last updated: 7 January 2022
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Date:19-AUG-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-325 Navajo C/R
Owner/operator:Taxis Aéreos Uruguayos
Registration: CX-BMT
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Montevideo -   Uruguay
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Montevideo, Uruguay
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 19 August 1980: Crashed into empty house in a suburb of Montevideo while on final approach to Montevideo Airport. Both person on board (pilot and one passenger) were killed.

Sources:

1. ABC (Sevilla) 21 August 1980, page 33
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170804205547/http://www.baaa-acro.com:80/1980/archives/crash-of-a-piper-pa-31-navajo-chieftain-in-montevideo-2-killed/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
06-May-2015 22:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Mar-2016 20:05 TB Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2017 18:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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