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Last updated: 12 May 2021
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Datum:woensdag 9 mei 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: KK179
Constructienummer: 26870/15425
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Bemanning:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Cox's Bazar Airport (CXB) (   Bangladesh)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Cox's Bazar Airport (CXB/VGCB), Bangladesh
Beschrijving:
RAF Dakota KK179 swung off the runway at Cox's Bazar when it landed in a thunderstorm. It ran into Dakota KN233 (msn 27101/15656). Both aircraft were destroyed by an ensuing fire.

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» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
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