- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 12, 1954
Time: 1355
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Operator: Czech Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Prague - Ostrava
AC Type: Douglas C-47 Skytrain (DC-3)
Registration: OK-WDS
cn / ln: 11854
Aboard: 18   (passengers:14  crew:4)
Fatalities: 13   (passengers:9  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: The crew spotted a chimney and the pilot made a sharp turn to the left to avoid a collision. In doing so, the airplane hit a telephone pole and telegraphic cables, stalled and crashed in flames in a snow covered field. The accident was the consequence of poor flying techniques on part of the pilot-in-command during initial climb.
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