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Date of Accident:03 March 1953Help
Airline:Canadian Pacific Airlines   Help
Aircraft:de Havilland DH-106 Comet   Help
Location:Karachi, PakistanHelp
Registration:CF-CUNHelp
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Fatalities:11:11Help
MSN:06014Help
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Year of Delivery:1952Help
Accident Description:The aircraft crashed on takeoff due to excessive nose-high attitude which resulted in a stall. This was the first crash of a commercial jet transport aircraft.
 
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