Accident Douglas DC-2-243 VH-ARC, Wednesday 16 March 1949
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Date:Wednesday 16 March 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas DC-2-243
Owner/operator:Guinea Air Traders
Registration: VH-ARC
MSN: 2089
Year of manufacture:1939
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Kerowagi -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
VH-ARC was withdrawn from service after a hard landing at Kerowagi.
It was shipped to Bankstown, Australia and scrapped in 1951.


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