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Accident description
Last updated: 22 October 2017
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Date:Thursday 5 February 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic L188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-188A Electra
Operator:Varig
Registration: PP-VJP
C/n / msn: 1049
First flight: 1959
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Porto Alegre Airport, RS (POA) (   Brazil)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Porto Alegre Airport, RS (POA/SBPA), Brazil
Narrative:
The right main landing gear collapsed when landing short of the runway; damaged beyond repair.



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