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Last updated: 24 May 2019
Status:- (No safety board investigation)
Date:Monday 24 October 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A
Operator:J. Swain
Registration: N7500A
C/n / msn: 11693
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Opa-locka Airport, FL (OPF) (   United States of America)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Narrative:
Sustained substantial damage during Hurricane Wilma. The tail fin was ripped off and the DC-3 sustained damage to the nose and right hand wing tip.

Classification:

Damaged on the ground

Photos

photo of Douglas-C-53-N7500A
accident date: 24-10-2005
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: N7500A
 
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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