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Last updated: 17 June 2019
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Datum:Donnerstag 5 August 1948
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-6 (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 17285
Werknummer: 25950/14505
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 10
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:18 km (11.3 Meilen) von Miami NAS, FL (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Norfolk NAS Chambers, VA (NGU/KNGU), USA
Flug nach:Opa-Locka Airport, FL (OPF/KOPF), USA
Unfallbericht:
Crashed after midair collision with civilian Boeing Stearman plane. Both pilots of the Stearman parachuted to safety.

Informationsquelle:
» 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
» Youngstown Vindicator - Aug 6, 1948


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Distance from Norfolk NAS Chambers, VA to Opa-Locka Airport, FL as the crow flies is 1275 km (797 miles).

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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