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Accident description
Last updated: 16 October 2017
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Date:Saturday 13 February 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-294A
Operator:China National Aviation Corporation - CNAC
Registration: 46
C/n / msn: 2148
First flight: 1940
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:SW of Chungking (   China)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Forced landed in the Yangtze River near Chungking, China.
This aircraft was damaged by a bomb on May 20, 1941. The right hand wing was replaced by the wing of a DC-2, which was about 5 ft shorter.

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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