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Last updated: 17 September 2021
Date:Wednesday 25 February 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46D-20-CU Commando
Operator:Líneas Aéreas de Nicaragua - LANICA
Registration: AN-AOC
MSN: 22343
First flight: 1945
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Managua-Las Mercedes Airport (MGA) (   Nicaragua)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Managua-Las Mercedes Airport (MGA/MNMG), Nicaragua
Right main gear collapsed on landing.

Landing gear collapse
Runway mishap

» Aviation News 19.03.1976


photo of Curtiss-C-46D-Commando-AN-AOC
accident date: 25-02-1976
type: Curtiss C-46D Commando
registration: AN-AOC
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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