Flugunfall 22 NOV 1959 einer Douglas C-53D-DO (DC-3) 6152 - Sao Filipe Airport (SFL), Fogo Island
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Status:
Datum:Sonntag 22 November 1959
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53D-DO (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Kennzeichen: 6152
Werknummer: 11668
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Sao Filipe Airport (SFL), Fogo Island (   Kap Verdische Inseln)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Sal-Amilcar Cabral International Airport (SID/GVAC), Kap Verdische Inseln
Flug nach:São Filipe Airport (SFL/GVSF), Kap Verdische Inseln
Unfallbericht:
The DC-3 overran the runway during landing and went down an embankment. A fire erupted.

Informationsquelle:
» José Vilhena


Fotos

photo of Douglas-C-53-6152
accident date: 22-11-1959
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: 6152
photo of Douglas-C-53-6152
accident date: 22-11-1959
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: 6152
photo of Douglas-C-53-6152
accident date: 22-11-1959
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: 6152
 

Map
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 Sal-Amilcar Cabral International Airport to São Filipe Airport as the crow flies is 262 km (164 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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