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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175438
Last updated: 30 November 2019
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Date:23-SEP-1956
Time:noon
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra B(I)8
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea del Perú
Registration: 476
C/n / msn: 71...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pisco/Lima -   Peru
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BA Las Palmas
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Canberra of eight ship formation collided during air show. One (476) crashed and burned. Other (478) damaged and made emergeny landing at civil airport at Lima*. Crew suffered injuries*

Sources:

Scramble
El Siglo de Torreón 24 September 1956, p3
http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00010883/02002/5j
Diário de Lisboa 24 September 1956, p6*


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Apr-2015 17:58 TB Added
07-Aug-2015 11:15 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
30-Nov-2015 19:45 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Nov-2016 16:21 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn, Narrative]
30-Nov-2016 18:08 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn, Operator]
23-Jan-2017 17:13 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2017 18:21 TB Updated [Phase, Narrative]
23-Jan-2017 18:34 TB Updated [Source]

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