Crash of a Beechcraft SNB-1 Navigator in Uruguay

Date & Time: Dec 31, 1972
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
A-212
Flight Type:
MSN:
3831
YOM:
1943
Country:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances somewhere in Uruguay. The exact date of the mishap remain unknown, somewhere during 1972. Crew fate remains unknown as well.

Crash of a Lockheed 12B Electra Junior near the Itacumbú River: 8 killed

Date & Time: Jan 9, 1938
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
161
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Paso de Los Libres – El Palomar
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
8
Circumstances:
The crew was returning to his base in El Palomar (Buenos Aires) after participating to a bridge between the cities of Paso de Los Libres and Uruguaiana, in Brazil. While overflying the northwest region of Uruguay, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in an isolated area located near the confluent of river Itacumbú and Zanja Honda. The aircraft was totally destroyed and all eight occupants were killed, among them Eduardo Justo, the son of the Argentinian President Agustin P. Justo. The rest of the crew consisted of one colonel, three lieutenant-colonel, one major and one lieutenant.