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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164170
Last updated: 16 October 2019
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Date:10-APR-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft D18S
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N80020
C/n / msn: A-80
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 km from Xalapa, VER -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Brownsville, TX
Destination airport:Ciudad del Carmen, CAMP
Narrative:
Twin-engined airplane crashed into hill while attempting emergency landing due to fog. One female and seven male occupants. As "AV-14-B" in newspaper. Possible AN14B Wasp Junior engine.

Sources:

http://archiviostorico.unita.it/cgi-bin/highlightPdf.cgi?t=ebook&file=/archivio/uni_1956_04/19560412_0007.pdf
El Litoral 11 April 1956, p1


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2014 20:15 TB Added
18-Jun-2014 20:48 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Destination airport, Narrative]
14-Sep-2014 08:09 A.J.Scholten Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location]
15-Mar-2015 18:17 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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