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Last updated: 24 January 2022
Datum:Montag 6 Februar 1967
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-40-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Syrian Arab Airlines
Kennzeichen: YK-ACB
Werknummer: 33559/16811
Baujahr: 1945
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 8 / Insassen: 13
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 8 / Insassen: 16
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Aleppo-Nejrab Airport (ALP) (   Syrien)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Damascus-Mezzeh Airport, Syrien
Flug nach:Aleppo-Nejrab Airport (ALP/OSAP), Syrien
The Douglas C-47B descended below the glide on approach and hit a building. The aircraft stalled and crashed a few hundreds yards from the runway while. Visibility was poor at the time of the approach.


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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 Damascus-Mezzeh Airport to Aleppo-Nejrab Airport as the crow flies is 312 km (195 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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