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Accident description
Last updated: 23 October 2017
Status:
Date:xx JUL 1994
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6A
Operator:West Air Aviation
Registration: V5-WAC
C/n / msn: 44668/635
First flight: 1955
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:at an unknown location (   Namibia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Reportedly damaged beyond repair in landing accident somewhere in Namibia.

Sources:
» Scramble 191(p.39)


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photo of Douglas C-118A 53-3297
53-3297 was withdrawn from use and parked at Davis Monthan in 1975 before being bought by Pacific Alaska Airlines. Over the years it flew for several U.S. carriers before ending up in Africa in 1991.
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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