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Fecha:domingo 6 marzo 1966
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-30-CU Commando
Operado por:United Nations - UN
Alquilado a :Transair Sweden
Registración: SE-CFG
Numéro de série: 26710
Año de Construcción: 1943
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Bunia Airport (BUX) (   República Democrática del Congo)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The left main gear struck a sand ridge 100 feet short of the runway threshold, but the aircraft landed without problems at Bunia. After inspections at Stanleyville, damage to the aircraft appeared to be substantial.
PROBABLE CAUSE: "The pilot misjudged distance resulting in undershooting of the landing area."



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