Narrative:One of the engines failed. The aircraft overran the runway after a downwind landing. The undercarriage separated as the aircraft ran over a ditch.
|Date:||25 JAN 1946|
|Type:||Douglas C-47B-15-DK Dakota C.4|
|Operator:||Royal Air Force - RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 15119/26564|
|First flight:|| 1944|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.