ASN logo
Last updated: 11 August 2020
Estado:
Fecha:jueves 6 septiembre 1945
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-35-DL (DC-3)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 42-23860
Numéro de série: 9722
Año de Construcción: 1943
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 26 / Ocupantes: 26
Total:Fatalidades: 30 / Ocupantes: 30
Daños en la Aeronave: Desaparecido
Consecuencias: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Ubicación:cerca San Jancinico Strait (   Filipinas)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Tacloban Airport (TAC/RPVA), Filipinas
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Manila-Nichols Air Base (MNL/RPLL), Filipinas
Descripción:
Missing during a flight from APO 72 to APO 75. The airplane reportedly blew up in midair.

Fuentes:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» MACR


Fotos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tacloban Airport to Manila-Nichols Air Base as the crow flies is 564 km (353 miles).

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

Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 2080th loss
  • 620th accidente fatal
  • 6th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 49th worst accident (actualmente)
» safety profile

 Filipinas
  • 2nd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 15th worst accident (actualmente)
» safety profile