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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Datum:zondag 19 november 1944
Tijd:ca 15:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registratie: 43-15046
Constructienummer: 19512
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 20 / inzittenden: 25
Totaal:slachtoffers: 25 / inzittenden: 30
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:5 km (3.1 mijl) NE of Brighton (   Verenigd Koninkrijk)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Châteaudun Airport (LFOC), Frankrijk
Vliegveld van aankomst:Newbury-Greenham Common RAF Station (EWY/EGVI), Verenigd Koninkrijk
Crashed into cloud-shrouded Newmarket Hill at a height of 600 feet (180 m).

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