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Last updated: 29 November 2020
Datum:donderdag 1 september 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Transportes Aéreos de Jalisco - TAJ
Registratie: XA-GAO
Bouwjaar: 1942
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 13
Totaal:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 16
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:El Tuito (   Mexico)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Passagiersvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR/MMPR), Mexico
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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