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Datum:zondag 23 oktober 1977
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Vloog voor:Uniran
Gehuurd van:Geoterrex
Registratie: C-FSAW
Constructienummer: 4644
Bouwjaar: 1942
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 3 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 3 / inzittenden: 3
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:20 km (12.5 mijl) NE of Manidar (   Iran)
Fase: Manoeuvreren (MNV)
Soort vlucht:Onderzoek
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
Beschrijving:
The DC-3 was leased by Uniran from Geoterrex to conduct survey flights searching for uranium. While flying in a valley at 400 feet AGL, it collided with the side of a mountain while making a 180deg turn. Weather was poor with overcast, high winds and snow.



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