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Last updated: 28 October 2021
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Datum:vrijdag 15 september 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-4-1009
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Air Katanga
Registratie: OO-ADN
Constructienummer: 43099
Bouwjaar: 1947
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Elizabethville Airport (FBM) (   Democratische Republiek Kongo)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
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Beschrijving:
DC-4 OO-ADN was parked directly in front of the tower at the Elizabethville Airport (now Lubumbashi). A Katangese Air Force Fouga Magister (93) attacked the airport and dropped two 100 lb. bombs one of which made a direct hit on the DC-4. The Fouga then circled and strafed the field causing much confusion but minor damage.

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photo of Douglas-DC-4-1009-OO-AND
accident date: 15-09-1961
type: Douglas DC-4-1009
registration: OO-AND
photo of Douglas-DC-4-1009-OO-AND
accident date: 15-09-1961
type: Douglas DC-4-1009
registration: OO-AND
photo of Douglas-DC-4-1009-OO-AND
accident date: 15-09-1961
type: Douglas DC-4-1009
registration: OO-AND
photo of Douglas-DC-4-1009-OO-AND
accident date: 15-09-1961
type: Douglas DC-4-1009
registration: OO-AND
 
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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