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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Datum:Dienstag 8 April 1947
Zeit:ca 10:30
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Linea Aeropostal Venezolana - LAV
Kennzeichen: YV-ALO
Werknummer:
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 24 / Insassen: 24
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 27 / Insassen: 27
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:40 km (25 Meilen) E of Caracas (   Venezuela)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Cumaná Airport (CUM/SVCU), Venezuela
Flug nach:Caracas/La Carlota-Gen. Francisco de Miranda Air Base (SVFM), Venezuela
Unfallbericht:
Crashed.

Informationsquelle:
» Civil Aircraft Registers of Venezuela / Air Britain Historians
» WAAS


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Distance from Cumaná Airport to Caracas/La Carlota-Gen. Francisco de Miranda Air Base as the crow flies is 295 km (184 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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Douglas DC-3

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