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Fecha:jueves 7 diciembre 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-65-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 42-100461
Numéro de série: 18924
Año de Construcción: 1943
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Total:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Daños en la Aeronave: Desaparecido
Ubicación:between Biak and Morotai (   Indonesia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Biak-Mokmer Airport (BIK/WABB), Indonesia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Pitu/Morotai Island Airport (OTI/WAMR), Indonesia
Descripción:
The C-47 transport plane took off from Biak-Mokmer at 05:05 and did not arrive at the destination, Morotai.

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» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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Distance from Biak-Mokmer Airport to Pitu/Morotai Island Airport as the crow flies is 933 km (583 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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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 1325th loss
  • 452nd accidente fatal
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  • 334th worst accident (actualmente)
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