Narrative:The airplane departed Magadan following maintenance there. It crashed on the bank of the River Dukcha.
|Date:||Wednesday 9 June 1943|
Douglas C-47A-20-DL (DC-3)
|Operator:||Soviet Air Force|
|Registration:|| registration unknown|
|C/n / msn:|| 9295|
|First flight:|| 1943|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5|
|Total:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 8 |
|Aircraft damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Magadan-13 Airport ( Russia)
|Phase:|| Initial climb (ICL)|
|Departure airport:||Magadan-13 Airport (UHMT), Russia|
The horizontal stabilizer trim was cross-connected during maintenance.
Wrong installation of parts
Loss of control
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