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Last updated: 18 January 2022
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Fecha:martes 16 mayo 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-65-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 42-100549
Numéro de série: 19012
Año de Construcción: 1943
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) SW of Aldbourne (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Membury USAAF Station 466, Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Membury USAAF Station 466, Reino Unido
Descripción:
Impacted trees during a night time approach to Membury USAAF Station 466. U.K. The airplane was circling over dark unlit terrain with landing lights out due the possible presence of enemy aircraft in the area.

Fuentes:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» Aviation Archaeology - local crash sites


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