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Last updated: 7 December 2019
Date:Friday 30 November 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KN432
C/n / msn: 32861/16113
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Cairo-Almaza Air Base (   Egypt)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Cairo-Almaza Air Base (HEAZ), Egypt
The Dakota undershot the runway at night, contacted a bank and caught fire.


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


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