Accident Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3) 476557, Sunday 4 May 1947
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Date:Sunday 4 May 1947
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: 476557
MSN: 32889/16141
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Saigon-Tan Son Nhut Airport (SGN) -   Vietnam
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was damaged beyond repair in an accident.

Sources:

The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
The Straits Times 7 May 1947, p1

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