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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 40
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:31-JAN-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 5
Owner/operator:Katangan Air Force
Registration: KA-20
C/n / msn: 04103
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Manono, Katanga -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Manono Airport (MNO)
Narrative:
Exploded in mid-air and crashed into Lake Upemba. Reportendly during bombing mission due to careless handling of munitions on board.

Sources:

http://www.likasi.be/Divers.htm
http://www.worldairforces.com/Countries/zaire/KATaircraft.html
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://airliner.narod.ru/airliners1942-48/dh104euro#nigeria]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2008 19:59 W.Fischdick Added
19-Mar-2010 01:18 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Narrative]
19-Mar-2010 01:20 TB Updated [[Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Narrative]]
23-Dec-2010 07:35 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2010 08:59 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Source]
13-Oct-2011 14:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2012 09:36 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
30-Apr-2012 07:18 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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