Accident Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3) 43-49791,
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Date:Friday 14 December 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-49791
MSN: 27052/15607
Year of manufacture:1945
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Heraklion Airport -   Greece
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Athens-Hassani Airport (ATH/LGAT)
Destination airport:Heraklion Airport (HER/LGIR)
The aircraft crashed into the sea 250 yards airfield.

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