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Last updated: 28 October 2021
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Date:Friday 27 September 1957
Time:06:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-5-DL (DC-3)
Operator:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Registration: 2029
MSN: 9246
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Natal, RN (   Brazil)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Natal Airport, RN (NAT/SBNT), Brazil
Destination airport:Belém (unknown airport), PA, Brazil
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed on takeoff. The aircraft operated for the Correio Aéreo Nacional (CAN) branch of the Brazilian Air Force.

Classification:
Rejected takeoff
Runway excursion

Sources:
» Correio da Manhã 28 September 1957, p3 (2°Caderno)
» Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 28 September 1957, p16
» Jornal do Brasil 28 September 1957, p7


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