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Last updated: 28 September 2021
Datum:Freitag 8 Mai 1959
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46 Super C
Fluggesellschaft:Transportes Aéreos Peruanos - TAPSA
Kennzeichen: OB-QAM
Werknummer: 26709
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Cuzco-Velazco Astete Airport (CUZ) (   Peru)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Cuzco-Velazco Astete Airport (CUZ/SPZO), Peru
Flug nach:?
The TAPSA Curtiss C-46 crashed in a field, immediately after takeoff.


photo of Curtiss-C-46-Super-C-OB-QAM
accident date: 08-05-1959
type: Curtiss C-46 Super C
registration: OB-QAM
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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