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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191901
Last updated: 30 November 2019
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Date:21-MAR-1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Uli Uhiala -   Nigeria
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Rebel airplane DC-3 reportedly shot down during attempt to land by Nigerian MiG-17Fs. Other airplane destroyed en route to Uli airstrip.

Sources:

La Nacion 25 March 1969
Airlift and Airwar in Biafra and Nigeria 1967-1970, Michael I. Draper, Hikoki Publications, Aldershot, UK 1999 ISBN 1 902109 63 5
http://users.accesscomm.ca/magnusfamily/noname.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Dec-2016 15:38 TB Added
18-Jan-2019 10:51 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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