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Last updated: 19 June 2021
Fecha:martes 8 junio 1943
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-5 (DC-3)
Operador:United States Navy
Registración: 12406
Numéro de série: 9178
Año de Construcción: 1943
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 24 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Noumea-Tontouta Airport (NOU) (   Nueva Caledonia)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Nouméa-Tontouta Airport (NOU/NWWW), Nueva Caledonia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Crashed in St. Vincent's Bay, shortly after takeoff from Toutouta Airport.

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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 205th loss
  • 64th accidente fatal
  • 2nd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 132nd worst accident (actualmente)
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 Nueva Caledonia
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  • 2nd worst accident (actualmente)
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