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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Date:Monday 11 March 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 6167
MSN: 13018
First flight: 1942
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Mueda Airport (MUD) (   Mozambique)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Mueda Airport (MUD/FQMD), Mozambique
Emergency landing after being hit by a missile. Crashed on approach.



photo of Douglas-C-47A-20-DK-6167
accident date: 11-03-1968
type: Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
registration: 6167
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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