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Last updated: 27 October 2016
Datum:Montag 15 Juni 1953
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Lineas Aéreas Costarricenses - LACSA
Kennzeichen: TI-1002
Werknummer: 26078/14633
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 12
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:San Ramon Mts. (   Costa Rica)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Palmar Sur Airport (PMZ/MRPM), Costa Rica
Flug nach:San Isidro de El General Airport (MRSI), Costa Rica
Crashed into a mountainside in poor weather.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Palmar Sur Airport to San Isidro de El General Airport as the crow flies is 53 km (33 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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