Date & Time: Mar 14, 1936
Type of aircraft:
Fairchild FC-2
Operator:
Registration:
19
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
No
YOM:
1931
Country:
Chile
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
4
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Ovalle Airfield, while climbing, the single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in flames in a ravine located in Tuqui, north of Ovalle. All five occupants, among them the pilot Mario Meneses Rocco, were killed.