Mid-air collision Accident Beechcraft 18 XB-ROI,
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Date:Sunday 12 January 1969
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft 18
Owner/operator:Aero Laguna
Registration: XB-ROI
MSN: AF-859
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Comarca Lagunera -   Mexico
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Collided with AT-6 XB-DUA during photo flight and crashed at 'Francisco Zarco' dam. Seven filmmakers and two pilots died.


El Siglo de Torreón 13 January 1969, p1+8
The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 24 January 1969, p31

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05-Aug-2015 10:00 TB Added
02-Feb-2018 15:24 TB Updated [Source]

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