Accident Convair T-29C (CV-240) 53-3485, Monday 14 May 1962
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Date:Monday 14 May 1962
Type:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Convair T-29C (CV-240)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 53-3485
MSN: 439
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:9 km S of Villa Pedro Montoya -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Brownsville AAF, TX (BRO/KBRO)
Destination airport:
A US Air Force Convair T-29C crashed in Mexican mountains (Cerro del Bramadero) while searching for a missing Texas pilot.

El Siglo de Torreón reported the plane being 'Convair bi-motor' with serial "N-3,348-5T". Likely 53-3485 was meant.


El Siglo de Torreón 17 May 1962, p1+11
Toledo Blade 17 May 1962, p1
El Litoral 17 May 1962

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