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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Fecha:domingo 16 marzo 1975
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
Operador:Lineas Aéreas del Estado - LADE
Registración: TC-72
Numéro de série: 10404
Año de Construcción: 1969
Horas Totales de la Célula:4953
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 47 / Ocupantes: 47
Total:Fatalidades: 52 / Ocupantes: 52
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:35 km (21.9 milles) E of San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN (BRC) (   Argentina)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:El Palomar Airport, BA (EPA/SADP), Argentina
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN (BRC/SAZS), Argentina
Struck a mountain while descending for an ILS approach. Most of the passengers were soldiers and policemen who took part in flood relief operations in Neuquen Province.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from El Palomar Airport, BA to San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN as the crow flies is 1314 km (821 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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