Accident
Last updated: 24 October 2014
Status:
Datum:Dienstag 19 Dezember 1950
Zeit:ca 07:30
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54E-5-DO (DC-4)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 44-9096
Werknummer: 27322
Baujahr: 1945
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 30 / Insassen: 30
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 37 / Insassen: 37
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Mt. Tabayoc (   Philippinen) show on map
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Okinawa-Naha AFB (AHA), Japan
Flug nach:Angeles City-Clark AB (CRK/RPMK), Philippinen
Unfallbericht:
The Skymaster was en route from Japan to Clark AB in the Philippines. Some 150 km north of Clark AB, the airplane was flying IFR at an altitude of 8000 feet.
It crossed mountainous terrain and flew into the side of Mt. Tabayoc (height: 9322 feet).


Informationsquelle:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
» Military aviation disasters : significant losses since 1908 / D. Gero, 1999


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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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