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Last updated: 18 September 2019
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Fecha:domingo 21 junio 1959
Tipo:Canadair C-54GM North Star
Operador:Royal Canadian Air Force - RCAF
Registración: 17525
Numéro de série: 101
Año de Construcción: 1946-07-01 (13 years)
Motores: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin 622
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 19
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 26
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH) (   Grecia)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT), Grecia
Descripción:
The C-54 was returning to Canada after a transport flight to Egypt on behalf of the United Nations. A tire burst on landing. A fuel line ruptured and a fire erupted.



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