Accident Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3) 14655/F-RAVM, Tuesday 22 January 1957
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Date:Tuesday 22 January 1957
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: 14655/F-RAVM
MSN: 26100/14655
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Vall de Núria, Pyrénées Mountains -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Algiers-Maison Blanche Airport (ALG/DAAG)
Destination airport:Toulouse (unknown airport)
Narrative:
Flew into the side of Pic de Noucreus, a 2,799 m mountain on the French/Spanish border.

Sources:

La Vanguardia 24-1-1957, 25-1-1957
The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge

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