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Last updated: 24 May 2019
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Datum:Samstag 16 Juli 1932
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor
Fluggesellschaft:Pan American Grace Airways (Panagra)
Kennzeichen: NC403H
Werknummer: 5-AT-062
Baujahr: 1929-07-15 (3 years )
Triebwerk: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 9
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Vitacura (   Chile)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Santiago (unknown airport), Chile
Flug nach:Mendoza-El Plumerillo Airport, MD (MDZ/SAME), Argentinien
Unfallbericht:
The Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor passenger plane, named "San José", crashed on Mount El Plomo in the Chilean Andes during a severe snowstorm. The wreckage was buried in ice and snow and was not found until March, 1934.

Informationsquelle:
» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins
» The Milwaukee Journal - Jul 18, 1932


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