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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Fecha:sábado 5 diciembre 1942
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 41-18494
Numéro de série: 4586
Año de Construcción: 1942
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:5 km (3.1 milles) S of Montgomery-Maxwell Field, AL (MXF) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Maxton Airport, NC (MXE/KMEB), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Montgomery-Maxwell Field, AL (MXF/KMXF), Estados Unidos de América
Crashed south of Montgomery-Maxwell Field Alabama.

» The Wilmington Morning Star 7 December 1942, p2
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Maxton Airport, NC to Montgomery-Maxwell Field, AL as the crow flies is 697 km (435 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 104th loss
  • 39th accidente fatal
  • 11th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 440th worst accident (actualmente)
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