Aerolineas Litoral Argentina

Aerolineas Litoral Argentina Thursday January 9, 1964
The pilot reported a localized fire in the cabin. Soon after, he attempted to land at an airfield close to Zarate. The aircraft struck the ground with its landing gear, left engine and wing which resulted in a break-up of the plane and subsequent fire. Crew was possibly overcome by fumes from the fire.

Crash Details

DateThursday January 9, 1964
LocationZarate, Argentina
Passengers27
Crew3
Fatalities28
Survivors2
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorAerolineas Litoral Argentina
RegistrationLV-FYJ
Flight OriginRosario
Flight Destination Buenos Aires
Zarate, Argentina
Aerolineas Litoral Argentina
Douglas DC-3
1964