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Last updated: 23 October 2016
Fecha:jueves 9 octubre 1986
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-7C
Operador:T & G Aviation
Registración: N5903
Numéro de série: 45071/742
Año de Construcción: 1956
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Dakar-Yoff Airport (DKR) (   Senegal)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Dakar-Yoff Airport (DKR/GOOY), Senegal
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Smoke was seen coming from the no. 3 engine during takeoff, followed by a no. 4 engine fire alarm after gear retraction. The no. 4 engine was stopped and the propeller feathered. The DC-7 lost altitude and ditched off Dakar.

» Aviation Letter 240


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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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