- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 20, 1988
Time: 19:25
Location: Golden Meadow, Louisiana
Operator: TACA
Flight #: ?
Route: El Salvador - New Orleans
AC Type: Douglas C-118A
Registration: N33VX
cn / ln: 44615/541
Aboard: 3   (passengers:0  crew:3)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:0  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: The cargo plane ran out of fuel and crashed into a dirt bank . Fuel starvaion. Open drain valve inside the No. 4 engine led to the loss of fuel.
Sources

Return to Home Page

Copyright Richard Kebabjian / www.planecrashinfo.com