Wigmo

Wigmo Wednesday April 16, 1969
The plane developed landing gear trouble while attempting to land at Luluaburg. The pilot chose to return to Kinshasa. He was circling to use up fuel when the accident occurred. The plane crashed into the Congo River. Leased to the Congolese Air Force.

Crash Details

DateWednesday April 16, 1969
LocationKinshasa, Zaire
Passengers42
Crew3
Fatalities45
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeCurtiss C-46
OperatorWigmo
Registration
Flight OriginKinshasa
Flight Destination Luluaburg
Kinshasa, Zaire
Wigmo
Curtiss C-46
1969