Accident Convair CV-240-2 XC-DOK,
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Date:Sunday 25 January 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Convair CV-240-2
Owner/operator:Comisión Federal de Electricidad - CFE
Registration: XC-DOK
MSN: 71
Year of manufacture:1948
Fatalities:Fatalities: 19 / Occupants: 20
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:ca 6 km E of Poza Rica-Tajin Airport (PAZ) -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Mexico City International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Destination airport:Poza Rica-Tajin Airport (PAZ/MMPA)
Crashed into La Vega Hill. The aircraft carried journalists who were reporting on the Mexican presidential campaign.


Toledo Blade - Jan 25, 1970

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