ASN Aircraft accident Douglas DC-7B N51702 La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB)
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Date:Monday 29 October 1962
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-7B
Operator:Pan American Grace Airways (Panagra)
Registration: N51702
MSN: 44702/599
First flight: 1955
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 36
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 42
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB) (   Bolivia)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB/SLLP), Bolivia
Destination airport:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), United States of America
Takeoff mishap. Damaged beyond repair.

» NTSB File 1-0071


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Distance from La Paz-El Alto Airport to Miami International Airport, FL as the crow flies is 4864 km (3040 miles).

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