ASN Aircraft accident Curtiss C-46A-35-CU Commando 42-3627 Sookerating Air Base
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Date:Monday 6 March 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-35-CU Commando
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-3627
MSN: 26760
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Sookerating Air Base (   India)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:Sookerating Air Base, India
Destination airport:?
Crashed on takeoff.

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photo of Curtiss-C-46A-Commando-42-3627
accident date: 06-03-1944
type: Curtiss C-46A Commando
registration: 42-3627
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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