Accident Curtiss C-46D-20-CU Commando 44-78473,
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Date:Tuesday 23 January 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Curtiss C-46D-20-CU Commando
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 44-78473
MSN: 22296
Year of manufacture:1945
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:10 km ENE of Tachikawa Air Base -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The aircraft crashed after the crew bailed out due to engine failure.


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