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Accident
Last updated: 11 December 2017
Estado:
Fecha:martes 6 enero 1948
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3D
Operador:Air France
Registración: F-BAXC
Numéro de série: 42972
Año de Construcción: 1946
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 11
Total:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Gonesse (   Francia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU/EBBR), Bélgica
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Paris-Le Bourget Airport (LBG/LFPB), Francia
Descripción:
Struck trees while on final approach to Le Bourget Airport.
Pilot error and bad weather were contributing factors in the accident.

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» Aviation Disasters / D. Gero


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Distance from Brussel-Zaventem Airport to Paris-Le Bourget Airport as the crow flies is 258 km (161 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 2549th loss
  • 779th accidente fatal
  • 139th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 328th worst accident (actualmente)
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  • 48th worst accident (actualmente)
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