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Last updated: 19 June 2018
Datum:maandag 13 april 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Air Taxi Co.
Registratie: EP-AGZ
Constructienummer: 26868/15423
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 23
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 25
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Ahwaz Airport (AWZ) (   Iran)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Niet-Lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Ahwaz Airport (AWZ/OIAW), Iran
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
After a takeoff run (runway 12) of 450 m, the DC-3 became airborne and stalled. The left wing hit the ground, causing the aircraft to slide off the runway. Both engine caught fire but could be extinguished.
CAUSE: 'Carelessness of the pilot and the failure to completely check the equipment before takeoff.


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