Crash-aerien 28 DEC 1973 d'un Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144) ZS-DAK - Durban-Louis Botha Airport (DUR)
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Statuts:
Date:vendredi 28 dcembre 1973
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144)
Compagnie:Executive Funds
Immatriculation: ZS-DAK
Numéro de série: 1498
Année de Fabrication: 1936
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 3
Passagers:victimes: 1 / à bord: 22
Total:victimes: 1 / à bord: 25
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:de Durban-Louis Botha Airport (DUR) (   Afrique du Sud)
Phase de vol: En approche (APR)
Nature:Charter National
Aéroport de départ:?
Aéroport de destination:Durban-Louis Botha Airport (DUR/FADN), Afrique du Sud
Détails:
The no. 1 engine stopped when the DC-3 was turning onto final approach. The gear was raised. Shortly afterwards, the no. 2 engine also stopped. Fuel valve selectors were switched, but of no avail. The aircraft was turned towards the beach and was ditched successfully. One passenger (non-swimmer) drowned.



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photo of Douglas-C-49E-ZS-DAK
accident date: 28-12-1973
type: Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144)
registration: ZS-DAK
photo of Douglas-C-49E-ZS-DAK
accident date: 28-12-1973
type: Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144)
registration: ZS-DAK
photo of Douglas-C-49E-ZS-DAK
accident date: 28-12-1973
type: Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144)
registration: ZS-DAK
photo of Douglas-C-49E-ZS-DAK
accident date: 28-12-1973
type: Douglas C-49E (DC-3DST-144)
registration: ZS-DAK
 
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