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Date:Friday 21 February 1947
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Operator:Republic of China Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 21 / Occupants: 21
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Chongqing (   China)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sichang, China
Destination airport:Peishiyi Airfield, China
Narrative:
Crashed due to ice on wings.

Sources:
» Noticias de Hoy - February 22, 1947


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