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Last updated: 18 November 2017
Datum:vrijdag 14 maart 1947
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3C (C-47A-40-DL)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:US Airlines
Registratie: NC88804
Constructienummer: 9921
Bouwjaar: 1943
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Charleston Municipal Airport, SC (CHS) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Saint Petersburg (unknown airport), FL, Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Charleston Municipal Airport, SC (CHS/KCHS), Verenigde Staten
After having been cleared to land, the DC-3 was seen approaching low and to the left of the runway. This was reported to the crew by the tower controller. A few seconds later the DC-3 struck trees at 3800 feet from the runway, crashed and burned.

» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 46)


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