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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190700
Last updated: 26 September 2019
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Date:21-JAN-1929
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.60X Cirrus II Moth
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea de Chile
Registration: 8 ?
C/n / msn: 658 ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Combarbalá -   Chile
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Santigo
Destination airport:Arica
Narrative:
In preparation for mail flights of Línea Aeropostal Santiago-Arica from 5 March 1929. Fuel exhaustion in turbulence. Crashed into a railway station near Combarbalá, Coquimbo Region. Pilot Ten Arturo Meneses injured.

Sources:

http://www.pilotosretiradoslan.cl/2016/08/14/el-comandante-arturo-merino-benitez-y-sus-muchachos/
https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh60.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2016 19:45 TB Added
15-Nov-2016 19:41 TB Updated [Operator]
15-Nov-2016 20:18 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2017 22:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2017 22:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
02-Aug-2019 20:46 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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