Accident Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-48401, Monday 16 May 1949
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Date:Monday 16 May 1949
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: 43-48401
MSN: 25662/14217
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:5 km E of Roswell-Walker AFB, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after engine fire. One bailed out.

Sources:

Evening Star 17 May 1949, pA6
accident-report.com

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