Accident description
Last updated: 26 July 2014
Status:
Date:Thursday 28 March 1946
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-25-DK Dakota C.3
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KG660
C/n / msn: 13477
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Brampton (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Crosby RAF Station, United Kingdom
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
An engine failure was simulated on takeoff from RAF Crosby. The aircraft lost height and belly landed.

Classification:
Forced landing outside airport

Sources:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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