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Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Fecha:sábado 8 octubre 1949
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: KN435
Numéro de série: 32864/16116
Año de Construcción: 1945
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Tripoli-Castel Benito Airport (TIP) (   Libia)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Tripoli-Castel Benito Airport (TIP/HLLT), Libia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The RAF Dakota was preparing for takeoff from Castel Benito when engine power was lost. The propeller was feathered but the airplane continued to lose height. A forced landing was carried out during which an undercarriage leg collapsed.

Fuentes:
» BAAA-ACRO
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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