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Last updated: 20 January 2022
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Fecha:sábado 23 junio 1945
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-1-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 43-16195
Numéro de série: 20661
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 21 / Ocupantes: 21
Total:Fatalidades: 25 / Ocupantes: 25
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:240 km (150 milles) NW of Myitkyina (   Birmania)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Myitkyina North Airfield, Birmania
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Ledo Airfield, India
Descripción:
Crashed in mountainous terrain.

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Distance from Myitkyina North Airfield to Ledo Airfield as the crow flies is 267 km (167 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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