Accident Douglas C-47B-45-DK (DC-3) 45-1015, Monday 30 January 1950
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Date:Monday 30 January 1950
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-45-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 45-1015
MSN: 34282/17018
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:32 km SSW of Whitehorse Airport, YT (YXY) -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
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Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair in an accident. The airplane was probably one of some 54 that were searching for a Douglas C-54 that went missing January 26 near Snag, YT (Canada).

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Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)

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