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Date:Tuesday 30 October 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-70-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-100829
MSN: 19292
First flight: 1943
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Cuneo (   Italy)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Neubiberg Airport (EDPN), Germany
Destination airport:Nice Airport (NCE/LFMN), France
Narrative:
Flew into the side of a mountain.

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» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 2167th loss
  • 672nd fatal accident
  • 101st worst accident (at the time)
  • 361st worst accident (currently)
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 Italy
  • 8th worst accident (at the time)
  • 44th worst accident (currently)
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