Accident Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3) PP-AST, Saturday 16 March 1968
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Date:Saturday 16 March 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Sadia Transportes Aéreos
Registration: PP-AST
MSN: 9659
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:ca 38 km E of Tacna -   Peru
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Guayaquil-Simon Bolivar Airport (GYE/SEGU)
Destination airport:Arica-Chacalluta Airport (ARI/SCAR)
A Brazilian DC-3 cargo plane operated by Sadia, crashed in mountainous terrain in Peru.
The airplane operated on a flight from Miami to Arica, Chile. The wreckage was located on April 16, 1968 on Cerro Maldito, a 11,486 ft (3,501 m) mountain peak near Tacna, Peru.


El Siglo de Torreón 17 April 1968, p3
Folha de Sao Paulo 18 March 1968, p3
Folha de Sao Paulo 19 March 1968, p6


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