Accident
Last updated: 25 November 2014
Estado:
Fecha:martes 19 diciembre 1950
Hora:ca 07:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54E-5-DO (DC-4)
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 44-9096
Numéro de série: 27322
Año de Construcción: 1945
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 30 / Ocupantes: 30
Total:Fatalidades: 37 / Ocupantes: 37
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Mt. Tabayoc (   Filipinas) show on map
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Okinawa-Naha AFB (AHA), Japón
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Angeles City-Clark AB (CRK/RPMK), Filipinas
Descripción:
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).


Fuentes:
» 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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