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Last updated: 29 January 2022
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Datum:zaterdag 5 maart 1960
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Don Everall Aviation
Registratie: G-AMSF
Constructienummer: 25825/14380
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90D
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 28
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 31
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Birmingham Airport (BHX) (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Niet-Lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Birmingham International Airport (BHX/EGBB), Verenigd Koninkrijk
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
Beschrijving:
The no. 2 engine quit right after takeoff. The Douglas C-47B banked to the right, causing the wingtip to strike the ground. The plane then cartwheeled and came to rest with a small fire erupting in the area of the no. 1 engine. This fire was quickly put out.

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» Survey of accidents to aircraft in the United Kingdom 1960 / CAA


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