Accident Douglas DC-3 TAM-04, Tuesday 21 January 1958
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Date:Tuesday 21 January 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas DC-3
Owner/operator:Transporte Aéreo Militar - TAM
Registration: TAM-04
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:between Tipuani and La Paz -   Bolivia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Tipuani Airport (SLTP)
Destination airport:La Paz-El Alto Airport (LPB/SLLP)
Crashed into the mountains while on a flight from Tipuani to La Paz.



  • 51st worst accident in 1958
  • 526th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 373rd worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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