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Douglas R4D-8
  Silhouette image of generic model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different   Douglas R4D-8
 First flight: 1949
 2 Piston engines
16 occurrences in the ASN safety database
21 fatalities
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acc. date type reg. operator fat. location   dmg    
20 Dec 1953 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 17179 United States Navy 10 Agrihan Island w/o
6 Jan 1960 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 17154 United States Navy 0 Byrd Station w/o
12 Apr 1961 Douglas DC-3S N541S US Steel Co. 0 Bluefield-Mercer County Airport, WV (BLF) w/o
12 Nov 1961 Douglas R4D-8L (Super DC-3) 17219 United States Navy 0 Sentinel Ridge w/o
14 Mar 1962 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 12445 United States Navy Toyanaka w/o
22 Nov 1962 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 17188 United States Navy 0 Sentinel Ridge w/o
9 Aug 1963 Douglas C-117D (DC-3) United States Navy 0 off Amalfi w/o
25 Jul 1966 Douglas C-117D Super DC-3 17211 United States Marine Corps 7 Da Nang Airport (DAD) w/o
xx Jan 1968 Douglas LC-117D 99853 United States Navy 0 Williams Field w/o
28 Dec 1969 Douglas C-117D Super DC-3 17284 United States Marine Corps 4 within Quang Tin Province w/o
21 Nov 1973 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 17171 United States Navy 0 Sólheimasandur w/o
2 Feb 1998 Douglas C-117D Super DC-3 N505C Dragon Air Leasing Inc. 0 Opa-locka Airport, FL (OPF) w/o
30 Aug 1999 Douglas C-117D Super DC-3 RP-C473 Mabuhay Airways 0 Santa Rosa w/o
13 Jun 2005 Douglas Super R4D-8 (DC-3S) N3906J Air Pony Express 0 5 km E of Fort Lauderdale-Executive Airport, FL (FXE) w/o contains link to final investigation report
4 Aug 2021 Douglas C-117D Super DC-3 N30TN Repus 30 LLC operating as Trans Northern Aviation (TNV 0 Goodnews Airport (GNU), AK min
8 Dec 2021 Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) N28TN MES LLC operating as TransNorthern 0 Anchorage-Merrill Field Airport, AK (MRI/PAMR) unk


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