Accident Douglas C-53 (DC-3) CP-535, Monday 18 March 1957
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Date:Monday 18 March 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano - LAB
Registration: CP-535
MSN: 4867
Year of manufacture:1942
Fatalities:Fatalities: 19 / Occupants: 19
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Sayari -   Bolivia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cochabamba-J Wilsterman Airport (CBB/SLCB)
Destination airport:Oruro Airport (ORU/SLOR)
Crashed into a mountain.



  • 24th worst accident in 1957
  • 282nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 184th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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