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Last updated: 26 October 2021
Fecha:martes 18 junio 1946
Hora:ca 21:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-268B
Operador:Aer Lingus
Registración: EI-ACA
Numéro de série: 2178
Año de Construcción: 1940
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 15
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 19
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Shannon (   Irlanda)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Pasajeros Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Shannon Airport (SNN/EINN), Irlanda
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
A no. 1 engine fire shortly after takeoff forced the crew to carry out a forced landing in a swampy patch, 1 mile outside the airport.

» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 43)


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