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On Nov 24 1973, the US Navy airplane - a Douglas Super DC-3 - was forced to crash land on Sólheimasandur beach. The crew all survived the impact, but the plane was abandoned rather than recovered - and lies there still.
Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk

This place we managed to find thanks to useful tips of Matthew Karsten - running the travel blog - expertvagabond.com - thank you!

The black beach with the plane wreckage is indeed amazing. As you can see at the picture we got even an unexpected bonus - dark clouds quickly aproaching with heavy rain.

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  • Copyright: Leszek Stefaniuk (jabumbum) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 0 N: 380] (1228)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2015-07-20
  • Categories: Ruines
  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2015-08-28 1:40
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