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Date:Tuesday 16 January 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-1-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-16287
MSN: 20753
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Goose Bay Airport, NL (YYR) (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Goose Bay Airport, NL (YYR/CYYR), Canada
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed in poor weather.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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