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Last updated: 14 October 2015
Datum:Sonntag 1 Juli 1951
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 43-15144
Werknummer: 19610
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 26
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:0,8 km (0.5 Meilen) S of Fort Dix-McGuire AFB, NJ (WRI) (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Belleville-Scott AFB, IL (BLV/KBLV), USA
Flug nach:Fort Dix-McGuire AFB, NJ (WRI), USA
Crashed while on approach in fog.

» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» El Tiempo 2 July 1951, p6


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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 Belleville-Scott AFB, IL to Fort Dix-McGuire AFB, NJ as the crow flies is 1311 km (820 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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