Accident Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-16267, Sunday 21 March 1948
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Date:Sunday 21 March 1948
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: 43-16267
MSN: 20733
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:18 km NE of Woodland, WA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Fairfield-Suisun AFB, CA (SUU/KSUU)
Destination airport:Portland-Hillsboro Airport, OR (HIO/KHIO)
Attempted emergency landing in darkness after engine failure.


El Tiempo 22 March 1948, p8
Chicago Tribune March 24, 1948

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