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Last updated: 29 November 2021
Status:Preliminary
Date:Sunday 19 June 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-35-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Wimbi Dira Airways
Registration: 9Q-CWI
MSN: 33257/16509
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kalima Airport (KLY) (   Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Kalima-Kakungwa Airport (KLY/FZOD), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Narrative:
The DC-3 reportedly bounced several times on landing and groundlooped, causing separation of the main landing gear and one engine.

Classification:
Runway mishap

Sources:
» PPRuNe


Photos

photo of Douglas-C-47B-35-DK-9Q-CWI
accident date: 19-06-2005
type: Douglas C-47B-35-DK (DC-3)
registration: 9Q-CWI
photo of Douglas-C-47B-9Q-CWI
accident date: 19-06-2005
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: 9Q-CWI
photo of Douglas-C-47B-ZS-KIV
accident date: 19-06-2005
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: ZS-KIV
 
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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