Narrative:Landing gear collapsed. Two other C-46s were destroyed in the accident; one of which was 44-78270.
|Date:||08 JAN 1951|
|Type:||Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando|
|Operator:||United States Air Force - USAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 33666|
|First flight:|| 1945|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Chonju AB (South Korea)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.