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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Date:Sunday 6 May 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-75-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-100901
MSN: 19364
First flight: 1943
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Orléans/Bricy Advanced Landing Ground A-50 (   France)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Orléans/Bricy Advanced Landing Ground A-50 (ORE/LFOJ), France
Destination airport:?
Crashed on takeoff, no further details.


photo of Douglas-C-47A-42-100901
accident date: 06-05-1945
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: 42-100901
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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