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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166579
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:02-APR-1942
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic L12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 12A Electra Junior
Owner/operator:Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes (SCT)
Registration: XB-ABW
MSN: 1239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Ensenada, Baja California -   Mexico
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Los Angeles, CA
Destination airport:Ensenada
Narrative:
"Presidente Venustiano Carranza", converted to troop transport, crashed on landing after ferry flight from Los Angeles. Pilot Ten Cor Cárdenas slightly injured. To YV-P-AED.

Sources:

El Siglo del Torreón 3 April 1942, p8
Civil Aircraft Register-Mexico


Images:

Photo of XB-ABW courtesy AirHistory.net


Oakland - Metropolitan Oakland International (KOAK / OAK)
1940; (c) William T. Larkins (Bill Larkins)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2014 17:08 TB Added
17-Sep-2016 18:19 TB Updated [Narrative]
09-Dec-2016 17:51 A.J.Scholten Updated [Narrative]
15-May-2018 18:29 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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