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Accident description
Last updated: 25 February 2018
Date:xx JAN 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-4
Operator:BIF Air Inc
Registration: N88939
C/n / msn: 18397
First flight: 1944
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near South Caicos International Airport (XSC) (   Turks and Caicos Islands)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:South Caicos International Airport (XSC/MBSC), Turks and Caicos Islands
Crashed on approach and destroyed by fire.


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N88939 was sold to K&M Leasing in 1976 and was finally bought by BIF Air in 1984.
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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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