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Datum:Sonntag 2 April 1944
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-15-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Kennzeichen: 42-92815
Werknummer: 12657
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Vermisst
Unfallort:Pacific Ocean (   Pacific Ocean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Fairfield-Suisun AAB, CA (SUU/KSUU), USA
Flug nach:Honolulu-Hickam AFB, HI (HIK), USA
Unfallbericht:
Missing during a flight from Fairfield, CA to Honolulu, HI. The airplane departed at 02:37 GCT and last radio contact was at 08:05 GCT.
The search for the missing airplane was discontinued on April 9.

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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 Fairfield-Suisun AAB, CA to Honolulu-Hickam AFB, HI as the crow flies is 3890 km (2431 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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