Narrative:The DC-3 crashed and caught fire 300yds from the airport.
|Date:||Saturday 6 May 1961|
|Operator:||United Arab Airlines - UAA|
|C/n / msn:|| 14662/26107|
|First flight:|| 1944|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Al Qamishli Airport (KAC) ( Syria)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Aleppo-Nejrab Airport (ALP/OSAP), Syria|
|Destination airport:||Al Qamishli Airport (KAC/OSKL), Syria|
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 Aleppo-Nejrab Airport to Al Qamishli Airport as the crow flies is 364 km (227 miles).
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.