Accident Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3) 43-48483, Monday 5 March 1951
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Date:Monday 5 March 1951
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-48483
MSN: 25744/14299
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA) -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA/RODN)
Narrative:
Crashed while attempting a single-engine go-around.

Sources:

Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
Korean War Aircraft Loss Database (KORWALD)

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