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Date:Saturday 8 August 1964
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B Dakota (DC-3)
Operator:Zambian Air Force
Registration: AF-102
MSN: 33547/16799
First flight: 1945
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Lundazi District (   Zambia)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Military
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Narrative:
Destroyed by fire.
This occurred in a period of fightings and riots between members of the Lumpa Church and the United National Independence Party (UNIP), which was ruling the country.

Classification:
Damaged on the ground

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» Zambia Air Force / Air-Britain


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