ASN logo
Last updated: 22 October 2020
Status:
Datum:Freitag 24 Januar 1947
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-5 (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 39079
Werknummer: 10206
Baujahr: 1943
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:N of Dartmouth, NS (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:New York-Floyd Bennett Field, NY (NOP/KNOP), USA
Flug nach:Halifax-Shearwater Airport, NS (YAW/CYAW), Kanada
Unfallbericht:
The aircraft flew into trees north of Dartmouth, Canada. Six of the seven occupants seriously injured.

Informationsquelle:
» Winnipeg Free Press January 25,1947
» US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge
» Noticias de Hoy - January 28, 1947


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 New York-Floyd Bennett Field, NY to Halifax-Shearwater Airport, NS as the crow flies is 955 km (597 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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