Date & Time: Jun 11, 1934 at 1100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Ford 5
Operator:
Registration:
NC8417
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Mar del Plata – Buenos Aires
MSN:
5-AT-055
YOM:
25
Country:
Argentina
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
While flying in heavy rain falls, aircraft went out of control and crashed in the lagoon of Mar Chiquita, north of Mar del Plata, province of Buenos Aires. Six occupants including all three crew were killed. Aircraft was christened 'San Pedro'.