Runway excursion Accident Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) CP-755, Tuesday 23 November 1976
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Date:Tuesday 23 November 1976
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Aerolineas La Paz
Registration: CP-755
MSN: 4294
Year of manufacture:1942
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB) -   Bolivia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
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Narrative:
The aircraft landed long (450 m past the threshold) and fast (130 kts) on runway 27. The right tire blew after touchdown, causing the DC-3 to swerve off the runway.

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