Narrative:Damaged beyond repair following a forced landing on a beach. There were five crew members, two passengers and a cargo of pigs on board the plane.
|Date:||Saturday 3 November 1956|
|Type:||Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando|
|Operator:||Sociedad de Transportes Aéreos - ALA|
|C/n / msn:|| 33544|
|First flight:|| 1945|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near San Miguel Bay ( Panama)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
» El Siglo de Torreon 5 November 1956, p.3
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.