Accident Douglas C-47A-DL (DC-3) 2070, Sunday 1 March 1959
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Date:Sunday 1 March 1959
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Registration: 2070
MSN: 13822
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:30 km from Caravelas, BA -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Rio de Janeiro (unknown airport), RJ
Destination airport:Salvador-Dois de Julho International Airport, BA (SSA/SBSV)


Folha da Manhã 3-3-1959
Major-Brigadeiro do Ar Dionísio Cerqueira de Taunay, Patrono da Aviação de Patrulha

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