MD80 crash in Argentina (Was: Lawn Dart)

From:         andelin@clinet.fi (Jan-Erik Andelin)
Organization: Clinet, Espoo, Finland
Date:         10 Oct 96 11:29:27 
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RD Rick (rickydik@ix.netcom.com) wrote:

: >.. not familiar with any MD-80 crash in Argentina.  Can you supply
: >details? (Airline, date, location, cause, fatalities?)
: Nobody seems to have data on that one, if it happened.

Oh yes, it happened. On June 12, 1988, Austral Airlines' MD81
on approach in dense fog crashed killing 22 people near Posadas.

More info on my MD80 homepage, welcome ...

-- erkki

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