Accident Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-48910, Saturday 7 February 1948
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Date:Saturday 7 February 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: 43-48910
MSN: 26171/14726
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3,2 km SW of Saluda, NC -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Washington-Bolling AFB, DC (BOF/KBOF)
Destination airport:Greenville-Donaldson AFB, SC (GDC/KGYH)
The C-47D transport plane impacted a wooded slope of Mount Page, broke up and burst into flames.


Reading Eagle - Feb 9, 1948
St. Petersburg Times - Feb 8, 1948

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