Accident description
Last updated: 23 October 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 2 July 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-25-DK Dakota C.4
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KN303
C/n / msn: 15808/32556
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Singapore-Seletar Airport (XSP) (   Singapore) show on map
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Dakota caught fire on the ground due to a short circuit.

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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