Accident description
Last updated: 19 September 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 21 September 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-AGU
C/n / msn: 13026
First flight: 1944
Total airframe hrs:44676
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Barentu (   Eritrea)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Barentu Airport (HHBA), Eritrea
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Nosed over on takeoff. Damaged beyond repair.

Sources:
» Bringing Africa thogether / Ethiopian Airlines, 1988


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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.
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