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Last updated: 12 May 2021
Fecha:viernes 10 julio 1959
Hora:ca 08:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46 Commando
Operador:Aerolineas Nacionales
Registración: TI-1020
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 7
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 9
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:San José-La Sabana Airport (   Costa Rica)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Aeropuerto de Salida:San José-La Sabana Airport, Costa Rica
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Parrita Airport (MRPR), Costa Rica
A propeller blade from the no. 1 engine broke off during takeoff, causing excessive vibration and a fire in the fuel tanks. Debris punctured the fuselage, injuring the captain.

» La Nacion - Jul 11, 1959


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