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Last updated: 7 December 2021
Date:xx DEC 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53-DO (DC-3)
Operator:Congo Communications
Registration: ZS-OJD
MSN: 4890
First flight: 1942
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Lubumbashi-Luano (FBM) (   Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Lubumbashi-Luano Airport (FBM/FZQA), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reportedly the undercarriage collapsed on landing. The aircraft had arrived from South Africa; previous owner Debonair had sold or leased the plane to an operator in Congo.

» Viktor Culjak


photo of Douglas-C-53-ZS-OJD
accident date: ??-12-2001
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: ZS-OJD
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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