Accident Curtiss C-46A-45-CU Commando 42-96697, Friday 6 April 1945
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Date:Friday 6 April 1945
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Curtiss C-46A-45-CU Commando
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-96697
MSN: 30359
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location: -   Unknown country
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed somewhere in the China-Burma-India theatre of operations following engine problems.

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Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)

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