Accident Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3) 476561/FRAMC,
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Date:Tuesday 20 July 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-30-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: 476561/FRAMC
MSN: 32893/16145
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 20
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:130 km S off Marseille, France -   Mediterranean Sea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Algiers-Maison Blanche Airport (ALG/DAAG)
Destination airport:Istres-Le Tubé Air Base (LFMI)
A Douglas C-47B transport plane ditched in the Mediterranean Sea during a flight from Algiers, Algeria to Istres Air Base in France.
All twenty occupants were rescued.


El Litoral, 21-7-1948
Leeuwarder courant, 21-7-1948

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