ASN Aircraft accident Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3) 6V-AAP Bamako Airport (BKO)
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Date:Saturday 24 July 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Operator:Air Ivoire
Registration: 6V-AAP
MSN: 20505
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Bamako Airport (BKO) (   Mali)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bamako Airport (BKO/GABS), Mali
Destination airport:?
The DC-3 crashed into a hill during a right turn, 67 seconds after takeoff from runway 24 at night.


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