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Douglas DC-7 Statistics
Last updated: 20 October 2019
Hull-losses: 74
Hull-loss accidents: 55 with a total of 717 fatalities
Criminal occurences (hull-losses, excl. hijackings): 7 with a total of 9 fatalities
Hijackings: 1 with a total of 0 fatalities
Survival rate: 20.5% 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 56 out of 74 hull-loss occurrences (flight nature for remaining losses is unknown, or the occurrence happened while the airplane was not in use.)

Worst accidents
date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
04-MAR-1962Douglas DC-7C G-ARUD Caledonian Airways, lsf Sabena 111 near Douala Airpo...   A1
03-JUN-1963Douglas DC-7CF N290 Northwest Orient Airlines 101 near Annette Isla... A1