Accident Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3) 43-48780,
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Date:Saturday 7 October 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-48780
MSN: 26041/14596
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:112 km W of Narsarsuaq -   Greenland
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed due to engine failure. At least one occupant died in the accident.
The C-47 was probably on delivery flight to the European theatre of operations.


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