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Datum:Sonntag 11 Juni 1944
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Royal Air Force - RAF
Kennzeichen: FZ548
Werknummer: 12082
Baujahr: 1943
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 24 / Insassen: 24
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 28 / Insassen: 28
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Karinganj, Assam (   Indien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Agartala-Singerbhil Airport (IXA/VEAT), Indien
Flug nach:Imphal Municipal Airport (IMF/VEIM), Indien
Unfallbericht:
Crashed in a ploughed paddy field, killing all aboard.

Informationsquelle:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» RAAF fatalities in Second World War among RAAF personnel serving on attachment in Royal Air Force Squadrons and Support Units / by Alan Storr, 2006


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Distance from Agartala-Singerbhil Airport to Imphal Municipal Airport as the crow flies is 284 km (178 miles).

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Douglas DC-3

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