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Date:Tuesday 24 January 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6B
Operator:United Arab Airlines - UAA
Registration: SU-ANL
MSN: 44104/397
First flight: 1953
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2800
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Hodeidah Airport (HOD) (   Yemen)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Hodeidah Airport (HOD/ODHD), Yemen
Narrative:
On landing, directional control was lost due to improper reversing technique. The DC-6 groundlooped off the runway, causing the gear to collapse. The airplane was reportedly later flown to Cairo and scrapped there.

Classification:
Runway excursion

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