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Last updated: 28 October 2021
Datum:vrijdag 9 augustus 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3S model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-117D (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Navy
Registratie: registration unknown
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:van Amalfi (   ItaliŽ)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Napoli-Capodichino Airport (NAP/LIRN), ItaliŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA/LICC), ItaliŽ
Ditched in heavy seas between the Amalfi coast and the Isle of Capri during a thunderstorm with one engine afire. All occupants picked up from a life raft about midnight by an Italian ferry boat after more than six hours.

» The Victoria Advocat 10 August 1963, p3/11 August 1963, p3A


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Napoli-Capodichino Airport en Catania-Fontanarossa Airport bedraagt 383 km (240 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 Networkís 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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