Accident Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3) 80, Saturday 4 November 1944
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Date:Saturday 4 November 1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:China National Aviation Corporation - CNAC
Registration: 80
MSN: 9761
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:near Dinjan -   India
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Dinjan Airport
Narrative:
Both engines quit on base leg of the approach. The C-47 landed in a rice patty in the fog.

Sources:

CNAC.org
The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge

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