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Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:Saturday 4 November 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3)
Operator:China National Aviation Corporation - CNAC
Registration: 80
C/n / msn: 9761
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Dinjan (   India)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Dinjan Airport, India
Narrative:
Both engines quit on base leg of the approach. The C-47 landed in a rice patty in the fog.

Sources:
» CNAC.org
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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