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Last updated: 19 January 2022
Fecha:miércoles 9 diciembre 1942
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated C-87 Liberator Express
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 41-11707
Numéro de série: 203
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:410 km (256.3 milles) W de la costa de Ascension Island (   Océano Atlántico)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Natal Airport, RN (NAT/SBNT), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Georgetown-Wideawake Field (ASI/FHAW), Santa Helena
Crashed into the sea en route between Natal and Ascension Island. Last radio contact with Natal was at 03:37.

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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 Natal Airport, RN to Georgetown-Wideawake Field as the crow flies is 2303 km (1439 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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