Accident Douglas Dakota III (DC-3) KG690,
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Date:Monday 31 July 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)
Owner/operator:South African Air Force - SAAF
Registration: KG690
MSN: 13557
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 32 / Occupants: 32
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:48 km W of Salalah -   Oman
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Riyan Airport (RIY/ODAR)
Destination airport:Salalah Airport (SLL/OOSA)
Crashed into a mountain while descending to Salalah Airport in poor visibility.

The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge

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