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Last updated: 30 October 2020
Date:Thursday 25 March 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54 (DC-4)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Oklahoma City-Tinker AFB, OK (TIK) (   United States of America)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Several aircraft were damaged when a tornado struck Oklahoma City-Tinker AFB, OK (TIK). This was the second tornado in six days to strike the air base.
Photographic evidence shows that at least two C-54 aircraft were damaged beyond repair.

Damaged on the ground


photo of Douglas-C-54-
accident date: 25-03-1948
type: Douglas C-54 (DC-4)
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.
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