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Last updated: 20 June 2019
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Date:Monday 16 July 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-15885
C/n / msn: 20351
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Mengsa (   China)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Luliang Airstrip, China
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The crew bailed out after suffering an engine failure.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
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