Accident Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3) VT-ATU,
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Date:Thursday 25 February 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Indian Airlines
Registration: VT-ATU
MSN: 20358
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:16 km from Delhi-Safdarjung Airport -   India
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Delhi-Safdarjung Airport (VIDD)
Destination airport:Delhi-Safdarjung Airport (VIDD)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Crashed during a test flight to attempt to determine the cause of an earlier DC-3 accident at Nagpur on December 12, 1953


Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 58)
ICAO Circular 39-AN/34 (172)
The Indian Express - Feb 26, 1954

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