CFIT Accident Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3) PI-C1, Saturday 14 December 1946
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Date:Saturday 14 December 1946
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Far East Air Transport
Registration: PI-C1
MSN: 25436/13991
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Mt. Banahaw -   Philippines
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manila-Grace Park Airfield
Destination airport:Lucena, Quezon (RPUE)
Narrative:
Struck treetops and crashed into Mount Banahaw at 2650 amsl.

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  • 59th worst accident in 1946
  • 482nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 172nd worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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