Accident Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3) KN336,
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Date:Tuesday 9 August 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KN336
MSN: 32649/15901
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Salalah Airport (SLL) -   Oman
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Salalah Airport (SLL/OOSA)
The Dakota C.4 flew into the ground while approaching Salalah in clouds.


Luftwaffe and Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum
Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
La Nación (Santiago) 13 August 1949, p10



photo (c) Tony Restall; Salalah Airport (SLL); 01 March 2006

photo (c) Tony Restall; Salalah Airport (SLL); 01 March 2006

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