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Last updated: 26 November 2020
Date:Wednesday 10 June 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
Operator:Lineas Aéreas del Estado - LADE
Registration: TC-75
C/n / msn: 10411
First flight: 1969
Total airframe hrs:838
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Huaricanga (   Peru)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Crashed into a 4500 m high mountain.
TC-55 was on relief operations during the Ancash earthquake of May 31st 1970, which killed 70000 people and made 800000 homeless.

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