Accident Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3) KK122, Saturday 8 March 1947
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Date:Saturday 8 March 1947
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KK122
MSN: 26576/15131
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:L'isola di Ischia -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cairo (unknown airport)
Destination airport:Roma (unknown airport)
Narrative:
Poor visibility over the island of Ischia caused the Dakota C.4 to fly into a hill.

Sources:

Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Mar 10, 1947

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