Accident description
Last updated: 31 October 2014
Status:
Date:Monday 8 April 1946
Type:unknown
Operator:Unknown
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 17
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Shensi (   China)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Chongqing Airport (CKG/ZUCK), China
Destination airport:Yan'an Airport (ENY/ZLYA), China
Narrative:
Crashed while on a flight to Yenan.
Four leading Communists were on board the Yenan-bound United States Army plane.


Sources:
» The Windsor Daily Star - Apr 13, 1946


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