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Last updated: 23 January 2022
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Datum:zaterdag 16 december 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-70-DL (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registratie: 42-100732
Constructienummer: 19195
Bouwjaar: 1943
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:10 km (6.3 mijl) van Orléans (   Frankrijk)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Orléans/Bricy Advanced Landing Ground A-50 (ORE/LFOJ), Frankrijk
Beschrijving:
The aircraft descended through overcast and hit the ground. The aircraft bounced and crash-landed, bursting into flames.
The aircraft reportedly suffered erroneous altimeter indications.

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photo of Douglas-C-47A-42-100732
accident date: 16-12-1944
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: 42-100732
photo of Douglas-C-47A-42-100732
accident date: 16-12-1944
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: 42-100732
photo of Douglas-C-47A-42-100732
accident date: 16-12-1944
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: 42-100732
 
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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