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Last updated: 4 December 2021
Datum:Dienstag 24 Dezember 1957
Flugzeugtyp:Lascurain No.4 Aura
Fluggesellschaft:Ángel Lascuráin y Osio
Kennzeichen: XB-ZEU
Baujahr: 1957
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Mexico City International Airport (MEX) (   Mexiko)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Flug von:Mexico City International Airport (MEX/MMMX), Mexiko
Flug nach:Mexico City International Airport (MEX/MMMX), Mexiko
The Lascurain No.4 Aura prototype was being operated on a test flight by pilot Carlos Castillo Segura (35). He was accompanied by the designer and builder of the aircraft, Ángel Lascuráin y Osio (76).
After takeoff both engines failed. The air pilot attempted to return to the airfield but the landing gear hit a ditch and the aircraft impacted terrain inverted.



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