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Accident description
Last updated: 20 October 2017
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Date:Thursday 16 April 1959
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri (Turkish Air Force)
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ankara-Etimesgut Airport (ANK) (   Turkey)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ankara-Etimesgut Airport (ANK/LTAD), Turkey
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed after engine failure on takeoff.

Sources:
» www.tayyareci.com
» Milliyet Gazete Arsivi 17 April 1959, p1


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