List of accidents and incidents involving the DC-3 in 1973

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This is a list of accidents and incidents involving the Douglas DC-3A that have taken place in 1973, including aircraft based on the DC-3 airframe such as the Douglas C-47 Skytrain and Lisunov Li-2. Military accidents are included; and hijackings and incidents of terrorism are covered, although acts of war involving military aircraft are outside the scope of this list.

January[edit]

February[edit]

C-47 of the United States Air Force

March[edit]

DC-3 of the Força Aérea Portuguesa

April[edit]

  • Spain On 11 April, Douglas C-47 T.3-37 of the Ejército del Aire was reported to have been involved in an accident and was subsequently withdrawn from use.[12]

May[edit]

An Aeroflot Lisunov Li-2

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

  • Cambodia On 12 September, Douglas DC-3 XW-PKD of Lane Xang Airlines was reported to have been damaged beyond economic repair at Kampot Airport.[21]
  • Brazil On 30 September, Douglas C-47A PT-CEV of Aeronorte Indústria e Comércio Ltda crashed shortly after take-off from Miritituba Airport, killing all nine people on board.[22]

October[edit]

November[edit]

An Air Vietnam Douglas C-47
A Douglas R4D-8 of the United States Navy

December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PK-EHC Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "PP-SQA Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "IJ341 Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "CF-HTH Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "CF-OOV Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  6. ^ "HP-560 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  7. ^ a b c Lockstone (2000), p. 121
  8. ^ a b "ZK-AOI Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  9. ^ Lockstone (2000), p. 154
  10. ^ "N6574 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  11. ^ "6169 Criminal occurrence description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  12. ^ "T.3-37 Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  13. ^ "CCCP04244 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  14. ^ "Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  15. ^ "XW-TDM Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  16. ^ "CF-QBB Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  17. ^ "HI-117 Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  18. ^ "5H-AAK Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  19. ^ "HJ916 Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  20. ^ "HK-111 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  21. ^ "XW-PKD Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  22. ^ "PT-CEV Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  23. ^ "T.3-25 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  24. ^ "CCCP71209 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  25. ^ "XV-NIE Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  26. ^ "MM61832 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  27. ^ "ASN Aircraft accident Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3) 17171 Sólheimasandur". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved July 7, 2016. 
  28. ^ "XW-PHV Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  29. ^ "4W-ABR Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  30. ^ "N19428 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  31. ^ http://www.sunshineskies.com/shawneecrash.html
  32. ^ a b "C/N 1498". The Dakota Association of South Africa. Retrieved 30 August 2010. 
  33. ^ "ZS-DAK Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  34. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 26 August 2010. 
  • Lockstone, Brian; Harrison, Paul (2000). DC-3: Southern Skies Pioneer. Glenfield, Auckland: Random House New Zealand. ISBN 1-86941-390-3. 

Notes[edit]

^Note A Military versions of the DC-3 were known as C-47 Skytrain, C-48, C-49, C-50, C-51, C-52, C-53 Skytrooper, C-68, C-84, C-117 Super Dakota and YC-129 by the United States Army Air Forces and as the R4D by the United States Navy. In Royal Air Force (and other British Commonwealth air forces') service, these aircraft were known as Dakotas.