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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122235
Last updated: 26 December 2019
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Time:09:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic NORS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman
Owner/operator:Aeronavigación Dodero (CADAD)
Registration: LV-AAU
C/n / msn: 219
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:18 km S of Ciudad de Caldera -   Chile
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chañaral, Chile
Destination airport:Santiago, Chile
Crashed into mountain of Punta Morro after encountered low clouds. On ferry flight with three other Norseman. Pilot David Hemsted and mechanic Roy Sparks.

El Litoral 17 June 1946, p2

Revision history:

12-May-2011 03:03 TB Added
22-Mar-2012 13:57 gwydd Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2014 15:46 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2014 15:54 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Narrative]
28-Feb-2015 21:20 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source]

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