Descripción del Accidente ASN 23 AUG 1940 Douglas DC-3-227 YR-PIF - Risculita
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Fecha:viernes 23 agosto 1940
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-227
Operador:LARES - Liniile Aeriene Române Exploatate de Stat
Registración: YR-PIF
Numéro de série: 1985
Año de Construcción: 1937
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 17
Total:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 20
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Risculita (   Rumanía)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Bucharest-Baneasa Airport (BBU/LRBS), Rumanía
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Arad Airport (ARW/LRAR), Rumanía
Crashed into Mount Gaina (SW of Cluj-Napoca), Apuseni Mountains (Carpates) in a hail storm.

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photo of Douglas-DC-3-227-YR-PIF
accident date: 23-08-1940
type: Douglas DC-3-227
registration: YR-PIF

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 Bucharest-Baneasa Airport to Arad Airport as the crow flies is 419 km (262 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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