Incident Curtiss C-46A-5-CU CP-746,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 198320
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Date:Sunday 7 January 1990
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Curtiss C-46A-5-CU
Owner/operator:Transportes Aéreos Universal
Registration: CP-746
MSN: 26417
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:El Alto International Airport (LPB) -   Bolivia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:La Paz/El Alto IAP (LPB/SLLP)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft's port engine reportedly failed and the crew elected to carry out a forced landing, putting the aircraft down on its belly, beyond the end of the runway.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
1 January 1970 CP-746 Servicios Aéreos del Oriente - SAO 0 w/o

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