Incident Cessna 172L LV-PIW,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175485
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Date:Sunday 27 August 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 172L
Registration: LV-PIW
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 km from La Serena -   Chile
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Arica
Destination airport:Los Cerrillos
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on cerro Loreto in bad visibility. Argentine pilot (27) seriously injured. Ferry flight from USA to Mendoza.


El Litoral 28 August 1961, p1
La Nación (Santiago) 28 August 1961, p1

Revision history:

17-Apr-2015 20:00 TB Added
30-Dec-2022 17:03 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Dec-2022 17:04 TB Updated [Time]

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