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Last updated: 28 November 2020
Datum:Donnerstag 1 September 1949
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3
Fluggesellschaft:Transportes Aéreos de Jalisco - TAJ
Kennzeichen: XA-GAO
Baujahr: 1942
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 13
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 16
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:El Tuito (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR/MMPR), Mexiko
Hit tree on takeoff, crashed and caught fire. The aircraft operated on a flight from El Tuito to Puerto Vallarta, Mascota and Talpa to Guadalajara.

» El Informador 6 September 1949, p1+3
» El Siglo de Torreon 6 September 1949, p1
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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