Sólheimasandur beach

by Francesc October. 06, 2018 666 views

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...

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Em Gregory 2 years, 3 months ago

Wow

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Francesc Replied to Em Gregory 2 years, 3 months ago

Thank you very much ..Happy week

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Scribe 2 years, 3 months ago

It's a wonderful wreck
a lovely reminder
of answered prayers:
we're all saved on deck gift heart

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Francesc Replied to Scribe 2 years, 3 months ago

Fantastic poem my friend...Many thanks Scribe

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Jay Boggess 2 years, 3 months ago

Glad the crew survived! 
My girlfriend just left for Iceland yeasterday!
Amazing good luck, they had!

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Francesc Replied to Jay Boggess 2 years, 3 months ago

Many thanks Jay ...Happy Sunday

2 years, 3 months ago Edited
Jay Boggess Replied to Francesc 2 years, 3 months ago

Thanks!
Same to you & yours!

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Antonio Gil 2 years, 3 months ago

This plane is almost a national icon of Iceland smile Love it Francesc

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Francesc Replied to Antonio Gil 2 years, 3 months ago

Many thanks Antonio ...Happy Sunday

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