Accident Douglas DC-3D 6169, Saturday 31 March 1973
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Date:Saturday 31 March 1973
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas DC-3D
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 6169
MSN: 42968
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Cuito Canaval -   Angola
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Luanda Airport (LAD/FNLU)
Destination airport:Henrique de Carvalho Airport (VHC/FNSA)
Narrative:
Crash-landed after being hit by gun fire.

Sources:

José Vilhena
O acidente do Dakota 6169

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