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Last updated: 29 November 2015
Datum:Samstag 6 Februar 1965
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6B
Fluggesellschaft:LAN Chile
Kennzeichen: CC-CCG
Werknummer: 45513/1004
Baujahr: 1958
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2800
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 80 / Insassen: 80
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 87 / Insassen: 87
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe San José Volcano (   Chile)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Santiago-Los Cerrillos Airport (ULC/SCTI), Chile
Flug nach:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ), Argentinien
Flugnummer: 107
Struck a mountain at FL120 in the Las Melosas area of the Andes.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The pilot failed to adopt the correct procedure for climbing out of Santiago."

» ICAO Circular 88-AN/74 (3-6)


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Distance from Santiago-Los Cerrillos Airport to Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA as the crow flies is 1125 km (703 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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