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Last updated: 24 October 2020
Fecha:jueves 11 marzo 1971
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-60-DL (DC-3)
Operador:Federal Aviation Agency - FAA
Registración: N25
Numéro de série: 10243
Año de Construcción: 1943
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Lubbock Airport, TX (LBB) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Lubbock International Airport, TX (LBB/KLBB), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lubbock International Airport, TX (LBB/KLBB), Estados Unidos de América
The C-47 airplane was damaged beyond repair in a takeoff accident at Lubbock Airport, Texas (LBB). Directional control was lost on takeoff. The aircraft ran off the runway and the gear was raised to stop the plane.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - failed to maintain directional control
pilot in command - improper level off
pilot in command - failed to obtain/maintain flying speed
miscellaneous acts,conditions - intentional wheels-up


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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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