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Last updated: 19 September 2019
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Datum:dinsdag 29 augustus 1944
Tijd:00:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-60A-5-LO Lodestar
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registratie: G-AGIH
Constructienummer: 18-2619
Bouwjaar: 1943
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 3 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 12
Totaal:slachtoffers: 11 / inzittenden: 15
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Mount Kinnekulle, NE of Lidköping (   Zweden)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Stockholm-Bromma Airport (BMA/ESSB), Zweden
Vliegveld van aankomst:Saint Andrews-Leuchars RAF Station (ADX/EGQL), Verenigd Koninkrijk
Beschrijving:
The flight was enroute from Stockholm-Bromma (BMA) to Leuchars, Scotland . It crashed into hilly terrain in bad weather after being directed to either Såtenäs or Torslanda at Gothenburg, Sweden, because of radio and navigation problems.
Three crew and 12 passengers were on board, all Norwegian. Four passengers survived.

The airplane was given to the Norwegian government in exile as a part of the lend-lease agreement. It was operate by BOAC due to the German occupation of Norway.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Stockholm-Bromma Airport en Saint Andrews-Leuchars RAF Station bedraagt 1259 km (787 miles).

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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