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Last updated: 6 July 2020
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Fecha:sábado 15 julio 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 41-18368
Numéro de série: 4406
Año de Construcción: 1942
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:16 km (10 milles) de Roma-Ciampino Air Base (CIA) (   Italia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Roma-Ciampino Air Base (CIA/LIRA), Italia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Roma-Ciampino Air Base (CIA/LIRA), Italia
Descripción:
The C-47 operated on a training flight out of Roma-Ciampino Air Base (CIA), Italy. During the approach back to Ciampino, a mid-air collision occurred with a USAAF Martin B-26G Marauder (41-31595). The C-47 lost 8 feet of the left hand wing and the left aileron. A forced landing was carried out in a field.
The damage resulting from landing were a buckled fuselage and torn off propellers and engines.

Fuentes:
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