- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: April 30, 1970
Time: ?
Location: Santa Bernardina, Uruguay
Operator: Military - U.S. Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Allbrook AFB, Panama - Santa Bernardina AFB
AC Type: Fairchild C123
Registration: ?
cn / ln: ?
Aboard: 17   (passengers:13  crew:4)
Fatalities: 17   (passengers:13  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: While demonstrating a landing without power, the plane's wing brushed the ground with a wing tip, lost part of it's tail assembly, hit a tree, sliced through a series of telephone lines and exploded.
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