Accident Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3) ET-ABI, Tuesday 14 September 1965
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Date:Tuesday 14 September 1965
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-1-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-ABI
MSN: 12000
Year of manufacture:1943
Total airframe hrs:24409 hours
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Gore Airport (GOR) -   Ethiopia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Gore Airport (GOR/HAGR)
Narrative:
Crashed.

Sources:

Bringing Africa thogether / Ethiopian Airlines, 1988

Statistics

  • 46th worst accident in 1965
  • 335th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 276th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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