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Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Date:Sunday 28 January 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A-197D
Operator:Lineas Aéreas Mexicanas - LAMSA
Registration: XA-FUJ
C/n / msn: 3262
First flight: 1940
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 24
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Repaired
Location:San Luis Potosí (SPL) (   Mexico)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:San Luis Potosí Airport (SLP/MMSP), Mexico
Narrative:
Forced landing near airport due to engine failure. Hit tree, damaging right wing and inferior part of fuselage. Three crew and 21 passengers. No injuries.

Sources:
» El Siglo de Torreón 29 January 1951, p1


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