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Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 23 October 2017
Date:Friday 15 January 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: registration unknown
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Biskra Airport (BSK) (   Algeria)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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The C-47 burned after a direct bomb during an air strike by German aircraft.


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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