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Last updated: 28 November 2015
Fecha:jueves 29 mayo 1947
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3)
Operador:Flugfélag Islands
Registración: TF-ISI
Numéro de série: 13389
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 21 / Ocupantes: 21
Total:Fatalidades: 25 / Ocupantes: 25
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Héðinsfjörður (   Islandia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Reykjavík Domestic Airport (RKV/BIRK), Islandia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Akureyri Airport (AEY/BIAR), Islandia
An Icelandic DC-3 passenger plane departed Reykjavik at 11:25 on a domestic flight to Akureyri, Iceland.
The airplane flew into the side of Hestfjall Mountain, at the side of Hédinsfjördur. The wreckage was located the following morning.



photo of Douglas C-47A-25-DK TF-ISI
Memorial at the crash site
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Reykjavík Domestic Airport to Akureyri Airport as the crow flies is 247 km (155 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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Douglas DC-3

  • 2394th loss
  • ca 13.000 built
  • 20th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 109th worst accident (actualmente)
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