Accident
Last updated: 2 September 2014
Estado:
Fecha:domingo 15 julio 1962
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Operador:Indian Airlines
Registración: VT-AUS
Numéro de série: 20289
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Menor
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:cerca Lahore (   Pakistán)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afganistán
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Amritsar-Raja Sansi Airport (ATQ/VIAR), India
Descripción:
The aircraft was en route to Amritsar when it was attacked by a vulture. The bird smashed through the wind screen, killing the co-pilot.

Fuentes:
» Fatalities and Destroyed Civil Aircraft Due To Bird Strikes 1912-2002 / John Thorpe (International Bird Strike Committee ISBC26/WP-SA1)


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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 Kabul Airport to Amritsar-Raja Sansi Airport as the crow flies is 605 km (378 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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