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Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Fecha:domingo 15 marzo 1953
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-DK (DC-3)
Operador:Transportes Aéreos Catarinense
Registración: PP-AJA
Numéro de série: 11844
Año de Construcción: 1943
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 6
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Salvador-Dois de Julho Airport, BA (SSA) (   Brasil)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Salvador-Dois de Julho International Airport, BA (SSA/SBSV), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The no. 2 engine failed immediately after takeoff. Returning to the airport, the DC-3 lost height and crash-landed.
One passenger and the captain were injured.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Error of judgement on the part of the pilot in not feathering or reducing power on the defective engine."

Fuentes:
» Folha da Noite 16 March 1953, p2


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