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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Fecha:martes 24 diciembre 1957
Tipo:Lascurain No.4 Aura
Operador:Ángel Lascuráin y Osio
Registración: XB-ZEU
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción: 1957
Horas Totales de la Célula:16
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Mexico City International Airport (MEX) (   México)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Mexico City International Airport (MEX/MMMX), México
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Mexico City International Airport (MEX/MMMX), México
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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