Flugunfall 14 DEC 1946 einer Douglas C-54D (DC-4) 42-72541 - Fairbanks-Ladd Army Airfield, AK (FBK)
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Datum:Samstag 14 Dezember 1946
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54D (DC-4)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Kennzeichen: 42-72541
Werknummer: 10646
Baujahr: 1945
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 28
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Fairbanks-Ladd Army Airfield, AK (FBK) (   USA)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Fairbanks-Ladd Army Airfield, AK (FBK/PAFB), USA
Flug nach:?
The C-54 transport aircraft crashed into a metal hangar during a night take-off due to multiple engine failure. Eleven occupants were injured.

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