ASN logo
Last updated: 7 June 2020
Status:
Date:Friday 28 July 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-15-DK (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-92888
C/n / msn: 12739
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Membury USAAF Station 466 (   United Kingdom)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Membury USAAF Station 466, United Kingdom
Destination airport:Membury USAAF Station 466, United Kingdom
Narrative:
Crashed during takeoff from Membury USAAF Station 466. The aircraft operated on a supply mission to the Normandy front.

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» The 310th Troop Carrier Squadron


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map

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.
languages: languages

Share