Accident Lockheed C-60A-5-LO Lodestar F-BALV, Tuesday 25 December 1945
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Date:Tuesday 25 December 1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed C-60A-5-LO Lodestar
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-BALV
MSN: 18-2380
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:60 km W of Bangui -   Central African Republic
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Fort Lamy Airport (NDJ/FTTJ)
Destination airport:Bangui Airport (BGF/FEFF)
Narrative:
Crashed.

Sources:

The Lockheed Twins / Peter J Marson

Statistics

  • 308th worst accident in 1945
  • 34th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 20th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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