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Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:samedi 12 juillet 1980
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3
Compagnie:Unknown
Immatriculation: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Année de Fabrication:
Equipage:victimes: 1 / à bord:
Passagers:victimes: 2 / à bord:
Total:victimes: 3 / à bord:
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Port-au-Prince Airport (PAP) (   Haïti)
Phase de vol: En approche (APR)
Nature:Vol Illégal
Aéroport de départ:?
Aéroport de destination:Port-au-Prince Airport (PAP/MTPP), Haïti
Détails:
The DC-3 had been in Port-au-Prince earlier and departed on July 12, 1980 with an unknown destination. That night around 21:15 the pilot attempted to land in the dark without having been in contact with air traffic control. The plane was not on a flight plan, was not expected and the pilot made no radio calls. The DC-3 rolled on its back and burned while making a low left base to runway 27 in the dark. There were 3 occupants found dead in the debris, one was in the cockpit, two in the back. The aircraft was loaded with marijuana.

Sources:
» Gilles Hudicourt


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