Accident Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3) 42-93090, Thursday 13 January 1966
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Date:Thursday 13 January 1966
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 42-93090
MSN: 12963
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Mount Helmos -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Izmir-Cigli Air Base (IGL/LTBL)
Destination airport:Napoli Airport (NAP/LIRN)
Narrative:
Flew into the side of Mount Helmos. The wreckage with four survivors was found after two days.

Sources:

US Crashes 1950-2002 / Jan van Waarde
The Milwaukee Sentinel - Jan 17, 1966

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Images:


photo (c) Antonios Koukoulas; Mount Helmos; May 1966

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