Flugunfall 30 MAY 1955 einer Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-48386 - Alamagordo, NM
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Datum:Montag 30 Mai 1955
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47D (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 43-48386
Werknummer: 25647/14202
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:17 km (10.6 Meilen) NE of Alamagordo, NM (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Alamogordo-Holloman AFB, NM (HMN/KHMN), USA
Flug nach:Clovis AFB, NM (CVS/KCVS), USA
Crashed into La Luz Canyon in Sacramento Mountains.

» http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/24303/
» Youngstown Vindicator 31 May 1955, p24


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Distance from Alamogordo-Holloman AFB, NM to Clovis AFB, NM as the crow flies is 307 km (192 miles).

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