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Last updated: 27 November 2015
Fecha:viernes 28 noviembre 1947
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-6-DK (DC-3)
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 43-48736
Numéro de série: 25997/14552
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 15
Total:Fatalidades: 20 / Ocupantes: 20
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Trappa (   Italia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Pisa-San Giusto Airport (PSA/LIRP), Italia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Frankfurt-Rhein-Main AFB (FRF/EDAF), Alemania
Crashed in the Italian Alps. The airplane was 30 miles off course. The wreckage was discovered eight months later.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Pisa-San Giusto Airport to Frankfurt-Rhein-Main AFB as the crow flies is 714 km (446 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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