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Accident description
Last updated: 16 October 2017
Date:Saturday 25 June 1960
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operator:Lineas Aéreas Costarricenses - LACSA
Registration: TI-1023
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 12
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 15
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:SW of San José-La Sabana Airport (   Costa Rica)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:San José-La Sabana Airport, Costa Rica
Destination airport:San José-La Sabana Airport, Costa Rica
The C-47 crashed into a coffee plantation while on approach to San José-La Sabana Airport.

» La Nacion - Jun 26, 1960


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