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Last updated: 19 October 2021
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Date:Thursday 24 July 1947
Time:ca 13:30
Type:Avro 685 York I
Operator:Flota Aérea Mercante Argentina - FAMA
Registration: LV-XIH
MSN: 1366
First flight: 1946
Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Ground casualties:Fatalities: 1
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Morón AB, BA (   Argentina)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Morón Air Base, BA (SADM), Argentina
Destination airport:Morón Air Base, BA (SADM), Argentina
Narrative:
Struck a lorry after landing and burst into flames.

Sources:
» El Litoral 24 July 1947, p3
» El Litoral 25 July 1947, p3


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