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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 15 abril 1953
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operador:Tatmadaw Lei (Burmese Air Force)
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:unknown (   Birmania)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The Douglas C-47 transport plane was reportedly shot down by Chinese Nationalist guerrillas near the front-line. About 12 Burmese Army and Navy officers, some of them high rank, were killed.

Fuentes:
» The Straits Times 16 April 1953, p1
» Singapore Standard 16 April 1953, p1
» The West Australian 16 April 1953, p1


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