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Last updated: 25 June 2019
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Date:Saturday 7 December 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-33 (DC-2)
Operator:United States Army Air Corps - USAAC
Registration: 36-78
C/n / msn: 1511
First flight: 1936
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Puntarenas (   Costa Rica)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Forced landing following in-flight fire.

Classification:
Forced landing outside airport

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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