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Date:Tuesday 12 May 1942
Time:11:51
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A-269
Operator:Northwest Orient Airlines
Registration: NC21714
MSN: 2129
First flight: 1939
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 14
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Miles City, MT (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chicago (unknown airport), IL, United States of America
Destination airport:Miles City Municipal Airport, MT (MLS/KMLS), United States of America
Narrative:
Overran the runway, hit obstruction and crashed during attempt to go around.

Classification:
Runway excursion

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Global Action Plan for the Prevention of Runway Excursions (GAPPRE): recommendations and guidance material to prevent runway excursions

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