Accident Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3) YU-ABC, Thursday 21 September 1950
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Date:Thursday 21 September 1950
Time:09:32
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Jugoslovenski Aerotransport - JAT
Registration: YU-ABC
MSN: 13254
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Malo Sljeme -   Croatia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Beograd-Dojno Polje Airport
Destination airport:Zagreb/Lucko Airport (LDZL)
Narrative:
The aircraft struck Mount Medvednica at an altitude of 975m, 19 km northeast of Zagreb/Lucko Airport.

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  • 61st worst accident in 1950
  • 563rd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 302nd worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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photo (c) Karlo Sucic; February 2021


photo (c) Karlo Sucic; February 2021


photo (c) Karlo Sucic; February 2021

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