Douglas C-47 Skytrain

Turkey,Mediterranean

Outside the village of Kas in Turkey, rest the wreck of an Douglas C-47 airplane. According to most sources, she served as a transport plane for the Turkish air force until she was retired from service. She was donated to local divers and sunk as an artificial reef and dive attraction 1.July 2009. She rest today on a depth of approx 15 to 27 meters south of Kas, southwest of Antalya.


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Douglas C-47 Skytrain

19,65 x 28,96 x
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
12,2 tons ( empty )
( US )
( TU )
36°10'53.15 N, 29°38'34.51 E
( Source: Diveadvisor )



Picture: Douglas C-47 Skytrain
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Last updated: August 2015