Accident Douglas C-47A-30-DK (DC-3) 43-48100,
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Date:Friday 25 March 1960
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-30-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-48100
MSN: 25361/13916
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3,3 km SE of Wiesbaden AFB (WIE) -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Wiesbaden AFB (WIE/ETOU)
Destination airport:
Crashed after one engine failed on climb out. Several occupants were injured.


The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
Diário de Lisboa 26 March 1960, p17

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