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Last updated: 7 August 2020
Datum:vrijdag 20 april 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Howard 250
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:South Central Aviation
Registratie: N48RM
Constructienummer: 18-2282
Bouwjaar: 1942
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Tampico Airport (TAM) (   Mexico)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Belize City (unknown airport), Belize
Vliegveld van aankomst:Tampico Airport (TAM/MMTM), Mexico
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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