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Last updated: 26 January 2022
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Fecha:sábado 5 marzo 1960
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Operador:Don Everall Aviation
Registración: G-AMSF
Numéro de série: 25825/14380
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90D
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 28
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 31
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Birmingham Airport (BHX) (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Pasajeros No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Birmingham International Airport (BHX/EGBB), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The no. 2 engine quit right after takeoff. The Douglas C-47B banked to the right, causing the wingtip to strike the ground. The plane then cartwheeled and came to rest with a small fire erupting in the area of the no. 1 engine. This fire was quickly put out.

Fuentes:
» Survey of accidents to aircraft in the United Kingdom 1960 / CAA


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