Accident Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3) 43-49915, Tuesday 28 March 1950
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Date:Tuesday 28 March 1950
Time:21:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-49915
MSN: 27176/15731
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:42 km SE of Komaki Air Base (NGO) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Iwakuni MCAS (IWK/RJOI)
Destination airport:Nagoya-Komaki International Airport (NGO/RJNN)
Narrative:
Crashed while returning from a routine training flight.

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Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)

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