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Date:Sunday 27 January 1952
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54A-5-DO (DC-4)
Operating for:Seaboard & Western Airlines
Leased from:Loftleidir
Registration: N1512V
MSN: 7485
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Pisa Airport (PSA) (   Italy)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Pisa-San Giusto Airport (PSA/LIRP), Italy
Narrative:
The DC-4 overran the runway on landing, coming to rest in a ditch. Fire destroyed the aircraft.
The airplane carried 50 cows of which 47 died in the fire.

Classification:
Runway excursion

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