Accident Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) 41-18554, Saturday 3 March 1945
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Date:Saturday 3 March 1945
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 41-18554
MSN: 4679
Year of manufacture:1942
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 27 / Occupants: 27
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Ledo -   India
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dinjan Airport
Destination airport:Ledo Airfield
Narrative:
The plane was attempting to land and made a turn too low and crashed.

Sources:

Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
MACR

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