1959 Transair Douglas Dakota accident
The Transair Douglas Dakota accident was an aircraft accident that occurred on 19 August 1959, when a Douglas Dakota operated by British airline Transair on a non-scheduled flight between Barcelona Airport in Spain to London-Gatwick Airport in the United Kingdom crashed in Spain. The aircraft, which was carrying 29 students home to England, had been chartered by the National Union of Students to conduct regular weekly flights from Gatwick to Barcelona. It was the first accident suffered by a Transair aircraft following the airline's formation in 1947.
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1959 Transair Douglas Dakota accident is subject of Aviation accidents and incidents in 1959, Aviation accidents and incidents in Spain, Airliner accidents and incidents involving controlled flight into terrain, 1959 in Spain, Transair (UK) accidents and incidents and Accidents and incidents involving the Douglas C-47 Skytrain.