Narrative:Shot down during Normandy invasion (operation "Overlord"), no further details.
|Date:||Tuesday 6 June 1944|
Douglas C-47A-75-DL (DC-3)
|Operator:||United States Army Air Force - USAAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 19482|
|First flight:|| 1944|
|Crew:||Fatalities: / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Carentan ( France)
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
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.