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The broken Plane

Learning about this airplane while planning my holiday, I knew that this would call for a little detour in my trip. And I'm happy I made that little detour...
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Learning about this airplane while planning my holiday, I knew that this would call for a little detour in my trip. And I'm happy I made that little detour.
The scenery is from out of this world and makes you rethink about flying yourself.

The US Navy DC-3 super bus plane crash landed in 1973, and luckily everyone survived. No one knows exactly why the airplane went down, the theory was an empty fuel tank. Whatever the reason, the plane had to make an emergency landing on the beach on November 24th, 1973.

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teatsche
 
teatsche October 27, 2016
love the place, have been there many times...is closed now..
captain747523
 
captain747523 November 30, 2016
Beautiful capture! I used to fly them-military version is known as C-47.
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SVPhotos November 30, 2016
Very cool!
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Elljaysan December 07, 2016
Join the conversation. Add a comment or even better, a critique. Let's get better together!
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Elljaysan December 07, 2016
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Elljaysan December 07, 2016
Great photo and really like the cool colours.
JohnBilling
 
JohnBilling February 09, 2017
Is that the one that they tried to save once?
JohnBilling
 
JohnBilling February 09, 2017
Is that the one that they tried to save once?
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gailwileythompson September 02, 2018
Where did you take this shot?
merlijnscharn
merlijnscharn September 04, 2018
Iceland. Check out the description of the photo