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Last updated: 1 December 2015
Datum:Donnerstag 1 November 1945
Zeit:ca 15:30 BST
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Kennzeichen: 42-93041
Werknummer: 12909
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 22 / Insassen: 26
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 26 / Insassen: 30
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Herrenalb (   Deutschland)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Bovingdon RAF Station, Großbritannien
Flug nach:Schleißheim Airport (EDNX), Deutschland
The aircraft flew into the side of a mountain. The pilot was climbing through an overcast and struck the mountain.

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