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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174829
Last updated: 13 November 2019
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Date:08-JAN-1956
Time:
Type:Piper Cub
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Curaray River -   Ecuador
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Disappeared. Wreckage found on sandbank and bodies in river. Five US missionaries murdered and there airplane wrecked by unfriendly Indians. ***Aircraft as "Piper Cub" in one report.

Sources:

http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00010883/02983
http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00010883/02974
El Informador 12 January 1956, p3***
El Informador 22 January 1956, p3 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2015 18:13 TB Added
26-Mar-2015 20:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Nov-2015 19:31 TB Updated [Source]
28-Nov-2015 21:30 TB Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2015 21:32 TB Updated [Narrative]
04-May-2018 21:02 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2018 20:16 TB Updated [Source]

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