ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144838
Last updated: 30 December 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 19:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DO27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do-27A-1
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 3449
MSN: 237
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Marrupa (FQMR) -   Mozambique
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Mecula airstrip
Destination airport:Marrupa (FQMR)
Crashed 4-5 km from airport at night. Alferes Simoes Pinho, Furriel Abreu Faria and two injured passengers died.

El Litoral 18 May 1964, p1 F104/S242
Diário de Lisboa 20 May 1964, p1

Revision history:

05-Apr-2012 12:01 TB Added
29-Aug-2012 02:42 TB Updated [Source]
06-Aug-2014 14:55 TB Updated [Date, Time, Source]
06-Aug-2014 15:07 TB Updated [Source]
01-Jun-2015 09:49 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Feb-2017 17:28 TB Updated [Source]
04-Feb-2017 13:43 TB Updated [Source]
10-Oct-2018 19:28 TB Updated [Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description