Date & Time: Jan 11, 1957 at 0900 LT
Type of aircraft:
Buenos Aires – Mar del Plata – Mendoza
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Buenos Aires-Aeroparque-Jorge Newbury Airport, while in initial climb, the crew encountered strong crosswinds. The airplane rolled left and right then stalled and crashed in a field. Sixteen people, among them the copilot, were injured while 17 other occupants plus one on the ground were killed. The airplane had the dual registration T-11 and LV-XFE.