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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139386
Last updated: 5 September 2015
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Date:17-APR-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31 Navajo
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aerea El Salvador
Registration: FAES-1
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Guatemala City -   Guatemala
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) when crashed near Guatemala City, Guatemala, 17 April 1980 in a rain storm, taking the lives of the Salvadorean Chief of Staff and the crew.

Sources:
1. Central American and Caribbean Air Forces / by Dan Hagedorn
2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_aviation_accidents_and_incidents_in_Guatemala
3. http://www.aeroflight.co.uk/waf/americas/el_salvador/El_Salvador-af-PA31.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Oct-2011 12:58 harro Added
11-May-2015 09:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2015 09:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
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