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Last updated: 17 October 2017
Datum:woensdag 28 september 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-4
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Aerolineas Argentinas
Registratie: LV-AGG
Constructienummer: 10333
Bouwjaar: 1944
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 32
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 38
Schade: Licht
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Port Stanley (   Falklandeilanden)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Buenos Aires (unknown airport), BA, Argentinië
Vliegveld van aankomst:Río Gallegos Internacional Airport, SC (RGL/SAWG), Argentinië
Nineteen Argentineans hijacked the flight and demanded to be flown to the Falkland Islands to stage a symbolic invasion. The DC-4 landed on the Port Stanley Racecourse. The right undercarriage sank into a peat bog at end of landing run.

» El Litoral 28 September 1966, p1+2


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