Accident Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3) 952, Wednesday 28 January 1959
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Date:Wednesday 28 January 1959
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea de Chile
Registration: 952
MSN: 12976
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Volcán Osorno -   Chile
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Santiago-Los Cerrillos Airport (ULC/SCTI)
Destination airport:Punta Arenas-Carlos Ibañez Airport (PUQ/SCCI)
Missing. Found crashed by search helicopter on side of Volcán Osorno (2652 meters high) 30 January 1959. Pilot former sprinter athlete and Olympic Games member Reinaldo Martín Müller.


El Tiempo 31 January 1959, p6
Asociación de Pilotos en Retiro de Línea Aérea Nacional de Chile
El Litoral 29 January 1959, p.1


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