Accident Fairey IIIF 26, Monday 19 September 1932
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Date:Monday 19 September 1932
Type:Fairey IIIF
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea de Chile
Registration: 26
MSN: F.979
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Loncura -   Chile
Departure airport:BA Quintero
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"Fairchild 26" crashed into the sea of Bahia Quintero from 100 meters altitude and submerged. Only part of the wings were still visible. Pilot Ten 2°Oscar Arce Oelckes and passengers Ing. Ricardo Garretón Garretón and Cabo 1°José A. Ortiz Sepúlveda drowned. Body of Ortiz not found.


La Nación (Santiago) 20 September 1932, p2/22 September 1932, p3

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23-Jun-2023 08:39 TB Added
23-Jun-2023 08:41 TB Updated
14-Sep-2023 17:36 TB Updated

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