ASN Aircraft accident Ford 5-AT-D Tri-Motor NC433H Lima-Limatambo Airport (LIM)
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Date:Tuesday 24 December 1935
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford 5-AT-D Tri-Motor
Operator:Pan American Grace Airways (Panagra)
Registration: NC433H
MSN: 5-AT-100
First flight: 1932
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Ground casualties:Fatalities: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Lima-Limatambo Airport (LIM) (   Peru)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:Lima-Limatambo Airport (LIM/SPIM), Peru
Destination airport:Lima-Limatambo Airport (LIM/SPIM), Peru
A Ford 5-AT-D Tri-Motor, named "San Felipe", crashed into house at Limatambo on approach following a one hour test flight.

» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins
» La Stampa 26 December 1935, p1
» La Nación (Santiago) 26 December 1935, p7


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