Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Archives
Bureau d'Archives des Accidents d'Avions

Crash of a Douglas C-47A-80-DL near Lapseki: 4 killed

Accident description

  • Jan 5, 1954
  • TC-BAG
  • Flight
  • Scheduled Revenue Flight
  • Yes
  • Mountains
  • Istanbul – Bandirma – Çanakkale
  • 19616
  • 1944
  • Lapseki, Marmara Region (Marmara Bölgesi)
  • Turkey
  • Europe
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 0
  • 4
  • While flying in poor weather conditions, the aircraft crashed on a hill located near Lapseki. Two crew members and two passengers were killed while six other occupants were injured.