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Faucett Flight 251
Faucett Flight 251 was a flight that crashed on March 1, 1996 (February 29, 1996 at Peruvian time) at Arequipa, Peru. The airplane was a Boeing 737, with the registration OB-1451, built in 1968. All 123 people on board died in the accident.
The aircraft crashed into terrain while attempting to land. The crew had been issued an outdated altimeter setting.
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