Accident Douglas C-47A-15-DK (DC-3) 42-92815,
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Date:Sunday 2 April 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: 42-92815
MSN: 12657
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing, written off
Location:Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Fairfield-Suisun AAB, CA (SUU/KSUU)
Destination airport:Honolulu-Hickam AFB, HI (HIK)
Missing during a flight from Fairfield, CA to Honolulu, HI. The airplane departed at 02:37 GCT and last radio contact was at 08:05 GCT.
The search for the missing airplane was discontinued on April 9.


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