This was the Japanese Embassy in Lima, Peru; where in December 1997 the terrorist group MRTA took about 600 hostages, later they were released, but near 80 were remained until being released by a command operation led by the president Fujimori.
Serial number 19769 LN:194
First flight date 25/07/1969
Last Registration: OB-1288
Elmer J. Faucett with a group of Peruvian business men joined to found in 1928 the first commercial airline in Peru and one of the oldest in Latin America. Flights were made from Lima to Talara to the north, and Arequipa to the south with Stinson Detroiter F-19...
the infamous secret CIA air base better know as Lima Site 20A (or Alternate) where tens of thousands of hmong are recruited to fight the spread of communisim in southeast asia during the Vietnam War. It was a city turned modern overnight and served as a major hub throughout the war. if you zoom out, just northeast you will see a section in high resolution. Plain of Jars. Look closely and you wi...
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