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Accident description
Last updated: 29 May 2017
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Date:Sunday 12 April 1964
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Aden Airways
Registration: VR-AAM
C/n / msn: 26975/15530
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Hargeisa (   Somalia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Reportedly damaged beyond repair at or near Hargeisa. Some sources suggest 15 occupants were killed, but this is not confirmed.

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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

  • 2332nd loss
  • 0th fatal accident
  • ca 13.000 built
  • 230th worst accident (at the time)
  • 302nd worst accident (currently)
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