Crash-aerien 21 SEP 1962 d'un Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3) VT-DGX - Sela Pass
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Statuts:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Date:vendredi 21 septembre 1962
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3)
Compagnie:Kalinga Airlines
Immatriculation: VT-DGX
Numéro de série: 12142
Année de Fabrication: 1943
Moteurs: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Equipage:victimes: 8 / à bord: 8
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 8 / à bord: 8
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Sela Pass (   Inde)
Phase de vol: Inconnu (UNK)
Aéroport de départ:?
Aéroport de destination:?
The Douglas C-47 transport plane crashed into high ground in conditions of poor visibility. The airplane was engaged in supply dropping operations in the North Eastern Frontier Agency area.
All three flight crew members and five members of the ejection crew were killed.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The aircraft struck high terrain in conditions of poor visibility in cloud."

» Accidents to Indian registered aircraft during the year 1962 / Ministry of Transport and Communications, CAD, AIB


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