Aerolineas Argentinas Flight 205

Aerolineas Argentinas Flight 205Wednesday September 7, 1960
Crashed in a storm. Separation of propeller followed by disintegration of the aircraft. Overspeeding of No.3 propeller caused by irregular operation of the propeller governor, detachment of that propeller and impact with that of No.4 engine, followed by disintegration of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateWednesday September 7, 1960
LocationNear Salto, Uruguay
Passengers25
Crew6
Fatalities31
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-6
OperatorAerolineas Argentinas
RegistrationLV-ADS
Flight OriginAsuncion
Flight Destination Buenos Aires
Near Salto, Uruguay
Aerolineas Argentinas
Douglas DC-6
1960