Date & Time: Aug 12, 1938 at 1230 LT
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed 10 Electra
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Villahermosa – Veracruz – Mexico City
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On the leg from Villahermosa to Veracruz, the crew informed ATC about his position. Shortly later, while cruising at an altitude of 11,000 feet in heavy rain, the twin engine aircraft hit a mountain and was destroyed by impact forces. All 11 occupants were killed.
Adverse weather conditions almost certainly caused or contributed to the crash related to a hurricane affecting the region.