Accident Douglas C-47A-60-DL (DC-3) OO-AUQ, Sunday 18 December 1949
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Date:Sunday 18 December 1949
Time:20:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-60-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Sabena
Registration: OO-AUQ
MSN: 10241
Year of manufacture:1943
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Aulnay-sous-Bois -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Le Bourget Airport (LBG/LFPB)
Destination airport:Brussel-Nationaal Airport (BRU/EBBR)
Narrative:
The DC-3 crashed just after takeoff following a wing failure.

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  • 71st worst accident in 1949
  • 672nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 333rd worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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