Military - Uruguayan Air Force

Military - Uruguayan Air Force Friday February 10, 1978
The passenger flight attempted to make an emergency landing at Artigas Airport when it had taken off from. An engine failure was followed by a wide banking turn and crash to the ground bursting into flames.

Crash Details

DateFriday February 10, 1978
LocationNear Artigas, Uruguay
Passengers40
Crew4
Fatalities44
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas C-47A-DL
OperatorMilitary - Uruguayan Air Force
RegistrationT511
Flight OriginArtigas
Flight Destination Montevideo
Near Artigas, Uruguay
Military - Uruguayan Air Force
Douglas C-47A-DL
1978