Date & Time: Dec 15, 1937
Type of aircraft:
Junkers JU.52
Operator:
Registration:
CB-18
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Roboré – Santa Cruz
MSN:
4009
YOM:
1932
Country:
Bolivia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a cargo flight from Roboré to Santa Cruz when the three engine aircraft christened 'Huanuni' disappeared without trace. SAR did not find any trace of the aircraft nor the crew and all operations were eventually suspended. Few years later, in the 40's, the wreckage was spotted in a dense jungle in Bolivia. The crew did not survive.