- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 29, 1948
Time: ?
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Operator: ALFA
Flight #: ?
Route: Rosario - Bueno Aires
AC Type: Short Sandringham 2 (flying boat)
Registration: LV-AAP
cn / ln: SH-02C
Aboard: 24   (passengers:18  crew:6)
Fatalities: 18   (passengers:16  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed and sank near the shore of the River Plate while attempting to land in fog. Pilot error. Attempting to land atop water in conditions of fog and poor visibility which were below the prescribed minima.
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