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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165843
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:29-DEC-1937
Time:morning
Type:Stinson SR-9 Reliant
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Naval de Cuba (FAN)
Registration: 51
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Felidia, Cali -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bogotá
Destination airport:Panama
Narrative:
Three Cuban Stinson (La Niña, La Santa Maria, La Pinta) of four ship formation with dominican Curtiss R-19 (Colón) crashed into mountain in fog 12 kilometers from Cali. Pilots, mechanics and one journalist.

Sources:

El Tiempo 30 December 1937, p1+15/30 December 1938, p1+7
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.aeroflight.co.uk/waf/americas/cuna/Cuba-naf-SR9.htm]
http://avstop.com/history/aroundtheworld/cuba/cuba.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2014 16:26 TB Added
14-Aug-2015 08:45 TB Updated [Operator]
30-Oct-2015 16:12 TB Updated [Operator]
30-Oct-2015 20:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2015 16:07 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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