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Date:Sunday 27 November 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Aigle Azur
Registration: F-OABJ
MSN: 25874/14429
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Dong Khe (   Vietnam)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
A Douglas C-47B passenger plane was destroyed in an accident near Dong Khe, Vietnam. Ten occupants were killed.
The airplane was possibly shot down by Vietminh troops while on a supply-dropping flight.

Sources:
» Kalgoorlie Miner - Tuesday 29 November 1949


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