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Last updated: 25 May 2020
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 20 septiembre 1947
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 44-78263
Numéro de série: 33659
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 27
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:265 km (165.6 milles) ESE of Angeles City-Clark Air Base (   Filipinas)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Okinawa (unknown airport), Japón
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Angeles City-Clark Air Base (CRK/RPMK), Filipinas
Descripción:
The flight crew became lost after encountering a storm in the Manila area. The aircraft ran out of fuel. The occupants bailed out shortly after midnight. One suffered fatal injuries and one remained missing.

Fuentes:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» Morning Tribune 22 September 1947, p1
» The Straits Times 21 September 1947, p1


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