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Last updated: 19 October 2021
Date:Friday 22 October 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6B
Operator:Europe Aero Service - EAS
Registration: F-BNUZ
MSN: 45173/794
First flight: 1957
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2800
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE) (   France)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE/LFMN), France
Heavy landing; damaged beyond repair.

Heavy landing
Runway mishap


photo of Douglas-DC-6B-F-BNUZ
accident date: 22-10-1971
type: Douglas DC-6B
registration: F-BNUZ
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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