Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales

Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Wednesday April 14, 1976
Structural failure and in-flight separation of the right wing. Fatigue cracks attributed to stress due to design. These cracks became critical sooner than anticipated. The cracks remained undetected and became critical because the manufacturer's inspection program for the area was insufficiently.

Crash Details

DateWednesday April 14, 1976
LocationNeuquen, Argentina
Passengers31
Crew3
Fatalities34
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeHawker Siddeley HS-748 2
OperatorYacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales
RegistrationLV-HHB
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Neuquen, Argentina
Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales
Hawker Siddeley HS-748 2
1976