Accident Douglas C-47 (DC-3) , Monday 12 January 1970
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Date:Monday 12 January 1970
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Elleniki Polemikí Aeroporía
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Fatalities:Fatalities: 26 / Occupants: 30
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Kithairon Mountains -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
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Narrative:
The C-47 transport plane, operated by the 355 Transport Squadron of the Hellenic Air Force, crashed in the Kithairon Mountains.
A Reuters press report suggests that all 25 on board had died. Other press reports suggest that there were four survivors out of 27 (NY Times) or 30 (also Reuters) occupants.

Sources:

e-haf.org
Leeuwarder courant

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