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Last updated: 20 February 2020
Estado:Final
Fecha:viernes 15 mayo 1959
Hora:20:42
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Operador:Aerolineas Argentinas
Registración: LV-AFW
Numéro de série: 19790
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) de la costa de Mar del Plata, BA (   Argentina)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Mar Del Plata Airport, BA (MDQ/SAZM), Argentina
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Bahía Blanca-Comandante Espora Airport, BA (BHI/SAZB), Argentina
Número de Vuelo:AR672
Descripción:
The DC-3 took off from Buenos Aires-Ezeiza at 18:30 for the night time flight AR672 to Bahía Blanca via Mar del Plata. The aircraft arrived at Mar del Plata at 20:14. At 20:40 the C-47 departed for the last leg of a flight to Bahía Blanca. Shortly after takeoff, the aircraft crashed into the sea.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "For undetermined reasons the aircraft crashed into the sea during a turn following a takeoff at night."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Accident Digest Circular 62-AN/57 (127-130)
» Informe Final de Accidente de Aviación Nro. 1219 / Junta de Investigación de Accidentes de Aviación Civil (JIAAC)


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Distance from Mar Del Plata Airport, BA to Bahía Blanca-Comandante Espora Airport, BA as the crow flies is 409 km (256 miles).

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