Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Archives
Bureau d'Archives des Accidents d'Avions

Crash of a Avro 694 Lincoln IIA near San Luis: 10 killed

Accident description

  • Oct 26, 1954 at 1800 LT
  • B-023
  • Flight
  • Training
  • No
  • Plain
  • 1499
  • San Luis, San Luis
  • Argentina
  • South America
  • 10
  • 10
  • 0
  • 0
  • 10
  • The crew was engaged in a bombing training mission when a bomb exploded too early after being released. The airplane crashed near the Salinas de Bebedero lake, about 40 km southwest of San Luis, and all ten occupants have been killed.