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Last updated: 18 January 2020
Fecha:domingo 22 septiembre 1963
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C133 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-133A Cargomaster
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 56-2002
Numéro de série: 45167
Año de Construcción: 1958
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Desaparecido
Consecuencias: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Ubicación:1440 km (900 milles) E de la costa de Cape May, NJ, USA (   Océano Atlántico)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Dover AFB, DE (DOV/KDOV), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Terceira-Lajes Airport, Azores (TER/LPLA), Portugal
Crashed at sea, enroute from Dover AFB to Lajes AFB, Azores. The plane was last heard from 57 minutes after it took off.


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Dover AFB, DE to Terceira-Lajes Airport, Azores as the crow flies is 4105 km (2565 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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