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Last updated: 9 December 2021
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Fecha:miércoles 23 agosto 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 43-15381
Numéro de série: 19847
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Total:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 11
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Yankai (   China)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Peishiyi Airfield, China
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Kunming-Wujiaba Airfield (KMG/ZPPP), China
Descripción:
The C-47A, 43-15381, assigned to 14thAir Force, 14th Transport Squadron, departed the airfield at Cho Lum Pao, China, on a combat cargo mission to Kunming, China. The aircraft crashed into mountains in bad weather in northeast Yunan Province, near Yankai, China, enroute to Kunming from Peishiyi, China.
The wreckage was found by Chinese soldiers who reported all aboard were dead.

Fuentes:
» www.miac47burmawwii.org
» MACR
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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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 Peishiyi Airfield to Kunming-Wujiaba Airfield as the crow flies is 611 km (382 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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