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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180784
Last updated: 4 March 2021
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Date:16-OCT-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22 Tri Pacer
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea del Ejército de Cuba (FAEC)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Central Algodonal -   Cuba
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during flying mission against guerillas. Ten Brito and gunner. *Observation and attack plane shot down, crashed and caught fire in reedbads at Central Algodonal.

Sources:

Scramble
http://www.urrib2000.narod.ru/Mil2-2-e.html
*Diario las Américas 31 October 1958, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Oct-2015 14:36 TB Added
30-Oct-2015 16:44 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
04-Mar-2021 16:31 TB Updated [Date, Location, Source, Narrative]

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