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Fecha:martes 7 marzo 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-75-DL (DC-3)
Operador:China National Aviation Corporation - CNAC
Registración: 91
Numéro de série: 19453
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Camagüey Air Base (CMW) (   Cuba)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Ferry/Posicionado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Camagüey Air Base (CMW/MUCM), Cuba
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Juan (unknown airport), Puerto Rico
Descripción:
Douglas C-47A, #91, was one of two aircraft being ferried from the West Palm Beach, Florida, USA to China. The first leg was to be to San Juan, Puerto Rico, but both crews decided to make an intermediate stop at Camagüey in Cuba to buy nineteen cases of liquor. Aircraft 91 crashed and burned during an early morning takeoff from Camagüey.

Fuentes:
» CNAC.org


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