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Estado:
Fecha:lunes 26 enero 1959
Hora:16:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: KJ810
Numéro de série: 25594/14149
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Kuala Lumpur RAF Station (   Malasia)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kuala Lumpur RAF Station (WMKF), Malasia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Penang International Airport (PEN/WMKP), Malasia
Descripción:
The Dakota stalled and crashed on takeoff. Investigation revealed that the elevators were still locked.

Fuentes:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
» RAF Dakota crashes (The Standard, 26-1-1959)


Fotos

photo of Douglas-Dakota-C-4-KJ810
accident date: 26-01-1959
type: Douglas Dakota C.4
registration: KJ810
photo of Douglas-Dakota-C-4-KJ810
accident date: 26-01-1959
type: Douglas Dakota C.4
registration: KJ810
photo of Douglas-Dakota-C-4-KJ810
accident date: 26-01-1959
type: Douglas Dakota C.4
registration: KJ810
photo of Douglas-Dakota-C-4-KJ810
accident date: 26-01-1959
type: Douglas Dakota C.4
registration: KJ810
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kuala Lumpur RAF Station to Penang International Airport as the crow flies is 288 km (180 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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