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Last updated: 23 June 2021
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Datum:Freitag 19 Oktober 1945
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Canadian Air Force - RCAF
Kennzeichen: KG439
Werknummer: 12474
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Purley, Surrey (   Großbritannien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:London-Croydon Airport (-/-), Großbritannien
Flug nach:?
Unfallbericht:
The Dakota lost power after takeoff because the wrong fuel tanks were selected. Control was lost and the aircraft crashed into the front yard of a house on Mitchley Avenue.

Informationsquelle:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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