Accident Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando TG-AQA, Tuesday 15 December 1953
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Date:Tuesday 15 December 1953
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando
Owner/operator:Aviateca
Registration: TG-AQA
MSN: 33589
Year of manufacture:1945
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Cerro Tecpan -   Guatemala
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Brownsville-South Padre Island International Airport, TX (BRO/KBRO)
Destination airport:Guatemala City-La Aurora Airport (GUA/MGGT)
Narrative:
Crashed into an 8000 feet high mountain.

Sources:

El Siglo de Torreón 17 December 1953, p10

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