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Last updated: 27 January 2022
Datum:Dienstag 3 Februar 1998
Zeit:12:00 EST
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-45-DL (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Missionary Flights International
Kennzeichen: N200MF
Werknummer: 9990
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 24
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 26
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:George Town-Exuma International Airport (GGT) (   Bahamas)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:George Town-Exuma International Airport (GGT/MYEG), Bahamas
Flug nach:Cap Haitien Airport (CAP/MTCH), Haiti
The no. 1 engine had to be feathered following takeoff and the aircraft returned to the airport. The remaining no. 2 engine quit while on finals and the DC-3 crashed short of the runway.

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photo of Douglas-DC-3-N200MF
accident date: 03-02-1998
type: Douglas DC-3
registration: N200MF

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 George Town-Exuma International Airport to Cap Haitien Airport as the crow flies is 553 km (346 miles).

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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