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Last updated: 17 September 2021
Fecha:martes 18 julio 1950
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3)
Operador:DTA-Direcção de Exploração dos Transp. Aéreos
Registración: CR-LBK
Numéro de série: 13769
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:19 km (11.9 milles) S of Bocoio (   Angola)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Nova Lisboa Airport (NOV/FNHU), Angola
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lobito Airport (FNLB), Angola
Crashed into Bulobulo Mountain near Bocoio during approach in poor weather visibility.

» José Vilhena
» Diário de Lisboa 19 July 1950, p1+7


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Distance from Nova Lisboa Airport to Lobito Airport as the crow flies is 245 km (153 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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