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Last updated: 19 January 2021
Datum:Freitag 12 April 1957
Zeit:ca 09:35
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Linea Aeropostal Venezolana - LAV
Kennzeichen: YV-C-AFA
Werknummer: 4525
Baujahr: 1942
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Calabozo (   Venezuela)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Calabozo Airport (CLZ/SVCL), Venezuela
Flug nach:Bruzual Airport (SVBZ), Venezuela
The DC-3 crashed and caught fire five minutes after departure from Calabozo while on a flight to Bruzual without passengers. The three crew were killed.

» La Nacion 13 April 1957, p36


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