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Last updated: 24 October 2021
Estado:
Fecha:martes 27 noviembre 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: 43-16261
Numéro de série: 20727
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Bruas (   Malasia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Singapore-Kallang Airport, Singapur
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Butterworth Airport (BWH/WMKB), Malasia
Descripción:
The aircraft crashed on a forested slope, 600 m above sea level.

Fuentes:
» key.aero
» Malaya Historical Group
» USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
» Pacificwrecks.com


Fotos

photo of Douglas-C-47B-43-16261
accident date: 27-11-1945
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: 43-16261
photo of Douglas-C-47B-43-16261
accident date: 27-11-1945
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: 43-16261
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Singapore-Kallang Airport to Butterworth Airport as the crow flies is 600 km (375 miles).

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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