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Status:Final
Date:Wednesday 10 January 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A
Operator:Waggoner Aircraft
Registration: N9025R
MSN: 4998
First flight: 1942
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Southbay, FL (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Southbay, FL, United States of America
Narrative:
The aircraft nosed over on landing and sustained irreparable damage.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
pilot in command - selected unsuitable terrain
FACTOR:
terrain - wet,soft ground

Sources:
» NTSB


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photo of Douglas-DC-3A-C-GGCA
accident date: 10-01-1979
type: Douglas DC-3A
registration: C-GGCA
 
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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