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Last updated: 27 September 2021
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Datum:Samstag 29 Juni 1968
Zeit:02:20
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC85 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-8-53
Betrieben durch:VIASA
Gemietet von :KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Kennzeichen: PH-DCH
Werknummer: 45383/120
Baujahr: 1960
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport (AMS) (   Niederlande)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
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Unfallbericht:
DC-8 PH-DCH named "Orville Wright" was leased to VIASA by KLM. The aircraft was parked in one of the hangars at Schiphol Airport for a replacement of a fuel pump and work on some wiring. During this work, an explosion occurred in the no. 4 main fuel tank. While some other aircraft were pulled out of the hangar just in time, PH-DCH burned out.

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photo of DC-8-53-PH-DCH
accident date: 29-06-1968
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-53
registration: PH-DCH
photo of DC-8-53-PH-DCH
accident date: 29-06-1968
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-53
registration: PH-DCH
photo of DC-8-53-PH-DCH
accident date: 29-06-1968
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-53
registration: PH-DCH
photo of DC-8-53-PH-DCH
accident date: 29-06-1968
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-53
registration: PH-DCH
 

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