Flugunfall 02 AUG 1943 einer Curtiss C-46A-15-CU Commando 41-12420 - Lahe Nanyon
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Datum:Montag 2 August 1943
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-15-CU Commando
Fluggesellschaft:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Kennzeichen: 41-12420
Werknummer: 26547
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 20
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 24
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Lahe Nanyon (   Myanmar)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Chabua Airfield (VECA), Indien
Flug nach:Kunming-Wujiaba Airfield (KMG/ZPPP), Volksrepublik China
Unfallbericht:
Crashed in the China-Burma-India theatre of operations after mechanical failure. At least one crew member was killed.
All aboard had to bail out as the airplane was not able to maintain altitude after engine problems.

Informationsquelle:
» China-Burma-India Hump Pilot Association Newsletter Fall/Winter 2004
» The Crash of a C-46; Tail Number: 41-12420 / John C. Neveu


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Distance from Chabua Airfield to Kunming-Wujiaba Airfield as the crow flies is 803 km (502 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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