Accident description
Last updated: 2 September 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 1 January 1944
Type:Curtiss C-46A-30-CU Commando
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 41-24752
C/n / msn: 26673
First flight:
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Likiang Mt. (   China)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Engine problems forced the crew to bail out. The C-46 crashed. Date also reported as 11 JAN 1944.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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