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Douglas DC-2 Statistics

Hull-losses: 113
Hull-loss accidents: 92 with a total of 332 fatalities
Criminal occurences (hull-losses, excl. hijackings): 17 with a total of 10 fatalities
Hijackings: 0 with a total of 0 fatalities
Survival rate: 16.8% of all occupants survived fatal accidents

Aircraft losses
Cumulative number of aircraft damaged beyond repair per year.
Accidents by flight operation type
Flight operation type breakdown for 87 hull-loss accidents.

38 Passenger flights
41 Military flights
5 Cargo flights
1 Test/training flights
2 Rest (demo, ferry, illegal) flights

Worst accidents

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
01-OCT-1942Douglas C-39 (DC-2) 38-524 USAAF 22 near Coamo   A1
14-JUL-1955Douglas DC-2-243 XA-DOB L.A. Unidas 22 near Oaxaca   A1

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