Accident Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation N6901C, Sunday 6 March 1966
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Date:Sunday 6 March 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed L-1049 Super Constellation
Owner/operator:Lineas Aéreas Patagonicas Argentinas
Registration: N6901C
MSN: 4015
Year of manufacture:1952
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:SW off Callao -   Peru
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Lima-Callao International Airport (LIM/SPIM)
Destination airport:Asunción-Silvio Pettirossi International Airport (ASU/SGAS)
The Super Constellation had to be ditched after three of the fout engines had flamed out. The flight crew was rescued by a fishing vessel.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Report number: UNK66X0129
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


La Nación (Santiago) 7 March 1966, p14

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