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Last updated: 12 November 2019
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 6 enero 1960
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3S model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3)
Operador:United States Navy
Registración: 17154
Numéro de série: 43373
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Wright R-1820-80
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Byrd Station (   Antártida)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Byrd Station, Antártida
Descripción:
Crashed while attempting a landing at Byrd Station in 'whiteout'-conditions.

Fuentes:
» A history of the famous vx-6 squadron's aviators. The men who flew the frozen continent and the polar ice cap 1955-1999 / By Noel Gillespie


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