Accident de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1 VT-CQA,
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Date:Saturday 17 January 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Owner/operator:Airways (India)
Registration: VT-CQA
MSN: 04077
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Chivitavecchia, RM -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Marsaille
Destination airport:Rome
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed in mountainous region of Monterano 40 miles northwest of Rome on delivery flight to India from London via Marsaille, Rome and Cairo. Two pilots and a woman, all UK citizen.

The Indian Express 20 January 1948, p6
La Stampa 19 January 1948, p1

Revision history:

03-Dec-2012 12:26 TB Added
05-Dec-2013 18:07 TB Updated [Operator]
22-Apr-2014 19:58 TB Updated [Total fatalities]
30-Jun-2018 11:16 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
30-Jun-2018 13:56 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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