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Datum:donderdag 27 april 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Air Cameroun
Registratie: F-BESN
Constructienummer: 22377
Bouwjaar: 1945
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Bangui Airport (BGF) (   Centraal-Afrikaanse Republiek)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Bangui Airport (BGF/FEFF), Centraal-Afrikaanse Republiek
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
The C-46 transport plane, carrying 6 tons of meat, suffered a loss of engine power shortly after takeoff from Bangui. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair in the forced landing.

» Du trimoteur au quadrijet: le transport aťrien en Afrique noire francophone 1940-1961 / Vital Ferry, 2006


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Air Cameroun, F-BESN, Curtiss C.46F-1.CU Commando, cn 22377, Bangui, 04/1961 (via Jacques Guillem)

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