ASN Aircraft accident Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3) PK-OBK Pekanbaru
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Date:Tuesday 28 April 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Airfast Indonesia
Registration: PK-OBK
MSN: 12209
First flight: 1943
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:2 km (1.3 mls) from Pekanbaru (   Indonesia)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Pekanbaru-Simpang Tiga Airport (PKU/WIBB), Indonesia
The DC-3, chartered by the Hudbay Oil Co., crashed while on final approach to Pekanbaru.


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