Accident Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) TG-AGA, Tuesday 18 November 1975
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Date:Tuesday 18 November 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Registration: TG-AGA
MSN: 6142
Year of manufacture:1942
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 22
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:2 km from El Caoba -   Guatemala
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Flores-Santa Elena Airport (FRS/MGFL)
Destination airport:Uaxactun Airport (UAX)
The DC-3 crashed while en route between Flores and Uaxactun in Guatemala. Weather at the time of the accident was poor with limited visibility.


Flight International 27 November 1975 (p778)
La Nación 19 November 1975, p1+17A


  • 26th worst accident in 1975
  • 395th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 377th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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