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Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:Saturday 25 January 1947
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-30-DL (DC-3)
Operator:CSA Ceskoslovenské Aerolinie
Registration: OK-WDB
C/n / msn: 9503
First flight: 1943
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:London-Croydon Airport (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Narrative:
The C-47 was parked at Croydon Airport when it was struck by an out-of-control Spencer Airways Dakota which was taking off.

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