Accident Douglas C-47D 43-49496, Wednesday 17 May 1950
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Date:Wednesday 17 May 1950
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47D
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-49496
MSN: 26757/15312
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Aurora-Lowry AFB, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Aurora-Lowry AFB, CO
Narrative:
Suffered a landing accident in poor weather conditions.

Sources:

Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
L'Unitá 20-5-1950

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