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Accident
Last updated: 14 December 2017
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Datum:Sonntag 19 Juli 1953
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando
Betrieben durch:Southern Air Transport
Gemietet von :United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: N1679M
Werknummer: 22573
Baujahr: 1945
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Dallas-Love Field, TX (DAL) (   USA)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Frachtflug
Flug von:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), USA
Flug nach:Dallas-Love Field, TX (DAL/KDAL), USA
Unfallbericht:
The Curtiss C-46 freighter struck an embankment short of the runway. The aircraft bounced and crashed. The right wing broke off in the crash sequence, following which the aircraft rolled upside down.



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Distance from Miami International Airport, FL to Dallas-Love Field, TX as the crow flies is 1773 km (1108 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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