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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Date:Friday 17 October 1947
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3
Operator:Civil Air Transport
Registration: registration unknown
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:48 km (30 mls) SW of Baoding (   China)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Shijiazhuang-Daguocun Airport (SJW/ZBSJ), China
Destination airport:Peiping, China
Crashed near Hopei AFB. The aircraft was carrying a cargo of cotton and was piloted by Capt. Harley Moore.

» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 49)
» Malaya Tribune 22 October 1947, p8


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