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Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Date:Sunday 30 August 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov PS-84
Operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 30 / Occupants: 30
Total:Fatalities: 36 / Occupants: 36
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Kholokholnya, Staritsa district, Kalinin region (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The aircraft operated on a flight from a temporary airfield to its base when it crashed near Kholokholnya. All six crew members and 30 passengers were killed.

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