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Last updated: 7 December 2021
Status:Definitief
Datum:maandag 14 november 1938
Tijd:18:41
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-194D
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registratie: PH-ARY
Constructienummer: 2021
Bouwjaar: 1938
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 14
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 19
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport (AMS) (   Nederland)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Berlin-Tempelhof Airport (THF/EDBB), Duitsland
Vliegveld van aankomst:Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport (AMS/EHAM), Nederland
Beschrijving:
A Douglas DC-3 passenger plane, operated by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, was destroyed when it struck terrain while on approach to Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport (AMS), the Netherlands. There were five crew members and 14 passengers on board. Four crew members and two passengers died in the accident.
The airplane, named"IJsvogel", took off from Berlin-Tempelhof Airport (THF), Germany at 16:27 on a flight to Amsterdam-Schiphol.
While on approach the airplane flew into terrain at cruise speed. It skidded 125 meters before coming to rest across a ditch.

Probable Cause:

The investigators were not able to determine the cause of the accident. Technical problems and weather circumstances were ruled out.

Bronnen:
» Opsomming van de bekende ongevallen en incidenten in 1938 / Herman Dekker


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photo of Douglas-DC-3-194D-PH-ARY
accident date: 14-11-1938
type: Douglas DC-3-194D
registration: PH-ARY
photo of Douglas-DC-3-194D-PH-ARY
accident date: 14-11-1938
type: Douglas DC-3-194D
registration: PH-ARY
photo of Douglas-DC-3-194D-PH-ARY
accident date: 14-11-1938
type: Douglas DC-3-194D
registration: PH-ARY
photo of Douglas-DC-3-194D-PH-ARY
accident date: 14-11-1938
type: Douglas DC-3-194D
registration: PH-ARY
photo of Douglas-DC-3-194D-PH-ARY
accident date: 14-11-1938
type: Douglas DC-3-194D
registration: PH-ARY
 

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Kaart
Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Berlin-Tempelhof Airport en Amsterdam-Schiphol Municipal Airport bedraagt 582 km (364 miles).

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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