Accident Cessna 310 OO-SEC, Wednesday 18 January 1961
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Date:Wednesday 18 January 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 310
Owner/operator:Air Katanga
Registration: OO-SEC
MSN: 35597
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kasenga, Kasenga Territory of Katanga province -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Katanga, Belgian Congo
Destination airport:Lumbumbashi, Belgian Congo
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ex-US Registry as N5397A. Deliverd to Belgium 19-12-1957 and registeed as OO-SEC. Bought in 1957, the plane was leased to Air Katanga between July 1960 until January 1961. Crashed 18-01-1961 at Kasenga, Kasenga Territory of Katanga province, Belgian Congo, both persons on board were killed. Registration OO-SEC cancelled 22-06-1961


1. Belgian Civil Aircraft since 1920 / J.Appleton and A. Thys, 1980 (ISBN 0 904597 25 3)


Revision history:

06-Apr-2008 07:00 ASN archive Added
22-Mar-2012 13:02 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
25-Nov-2016 20:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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