Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Thursday April 30, 1970
While demonstrating a landing without power, the plane's wing brushed the ground with a wing tip, lost part of it's tail assembly, hit a tree, sliced through a series of telephone lines and exploded.

Crash Details

DateThursday April 30, 1970
LocationSanta Bernardina, Uruguay
Passengers13
Crew4
Fatalities17
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeFairchild C123
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration
Flight OriginAllbrook AFB, Panama
Flight Destination Santa Bernardina AFB
Santa Bernardina, Uruguay
Military - U.S. Air Force
Fairchild C123
1970