ASN Aircraft accident Curtiss C-46A-55-CK Commando 43-47149 Kunming Airport (KMG)
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Date:Saturday 31 March 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-55-CK Commando
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-47149
MSN: 220
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kunming Airport (KMG) (   China)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Kunming-Wujiaba Airfield (KMG/ZPPP), China
Narrative:
Crashed.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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