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Hull-loss description
Last updated: 30 March 2015
Status:
Date:Monday 8 January 1951
Type:Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 44-78270
C/n / msn: 33666
First flight: 1945
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Chungju (K-41) Air Base (   South Korea)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Military
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Destination airport:-
Narrative:
A USAF Curtiss C-46D transport plane, 44-78505, crashed at Chungju (K-41) Air Base in South Korea. The airplane struck and damaged two other C-46 aircraft, 44-78270 and 44-78462.

Sources:
» Korean War Aircraft Loss Database (KORWALD)
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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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.
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