Accident Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-48386, Monday 30 May 1955
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Date:Monday 30 May 1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47D (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-48386
MSN: 25647/14202
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:17 km NE of Alamagordo, NM -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Alamogordo-Holloman AFB, NM (HMN/KHMN)
Destination airport:Clovis AFB, NM (CVS/KCVS)
Narrative:
Crashed into La Luz Canyon in Sacramento Mountains.

Sources:

http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/24303/
Youngstown Vindicator 31 May 1955, p24
AAIR

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