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Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 25 octubre 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-70-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 42-100766
Numéro de série: 19229
Año de Construcción: 1943
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Jacobswell, Guildford, UK (   Reino Unido)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Newbury-Greenham Common RAF Station (EWY/EGVI), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Valenciennes/Denain Airport (XVS/LFAV), Francia
Descripción:
The C-47A transport plane went into an inverted dive and crashed into the ground. It appeared the cargo had shifted, disrupting the aircraft's Centre of Gravity.

Fuentes:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» The WWII Crash of C47 ‘Lilly Bell II’ (The Guildford Dragon)


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photo of Douglas-C-47A-42-100766
accident date: 25-10-1944
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: 42-100766
 
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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