Accident Douglas C-47A-15-DK (DC-3) 42-92785,
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Date:Thursday 2 November 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-15-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-92785
MSN: 12624
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Aitape-Tadji Airport (TAJ) -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Aitape-Tadji Airport (TAJ)
Destination airport:
Crashed during takeoff from Aitape-Tadji Airport, Papua New Guinea.


The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge

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