Accident Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3) R3707, Friday 21 February 1975
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Date:Friday 21 February 1975
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Rhodesian Air Force
Registration: R3707
MSN: 32946/16198
Year of manufacture:1945
Total airframe hrs:5818 hours
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Rushinga Forward Airfield -   Zimbabwe
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ground looped on landing due to brake failure.

Sources:

www.dc-3.co.za

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