Accident Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3) 42-93339, Tuesday 29 January 1946
ASN logo

Date:Tuesday 29 January 1946
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-93339
MSN: 13240
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Barrackpore Air Base -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Barrackpore Air Base (VEBR)
Destination airport:Delhi (unknown airport)
Crashed in an emergency landing shortly after the takeoff. The pilot and a passenger died, the co-pilot survived.


Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
La Nación (Santiago) 30 January 1946, p8

Revision history:


The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314