Accident description
Last updated: 23 August 2014
Status:
Date:Thursday 12 February 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53-DO (DC-3)
Operator:Det Danske Luftfartselskab - DDL
Registration: OY-DCI
C/n / msn: 7330
First flight: 1942
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 17
Total:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 21
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ulrichstein (   Germany)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:København-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH), Denmark
Destination airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF), Germany
Narrative:
Crashed on approach to Frankfurt. The DC-3 carried out a flight from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt.

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Distance from København-Kastrup Airport to Frankfurt International Airport as the crow flies is 675 km (422 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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