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Last updated: 17 October 2019
Fecha:viernes 20 abril 1979
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Howard 250
Operador:South Central Aviation
Registración: N48RM
Numéro de série: 18-2282
Año de Construcción: 1942
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Tampico Airport (TAM) (   México)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Belize City (unknown airport), Belice
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Tampico Airport (TAM/MMTM), México
A Howard 250 airplane, a converted Lockheed 18 Lodestar, was destroyed when it crashed shortly before landing at Tampico Airport (TAM), Mexico. This was a planned stop en route from Belize City to
McAllen-Miller International Airport, TX (MFE).
The airplane was carrying a load of cigarettes.

» El Siglo de Torreon 21 April 1979, p13


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