ASN logo
Accident description
Last updated: 22 October 2017
Status:
Date:Monday 5 March 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-48483
C/n / msn: 25744/14299
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA) (   Japan)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA/RODN), Japan
Narrative:
Crashed while attempting a single-engine go-around.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» Korean War Aircraft Loss Database (KORWALD)


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map

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.
languages: languages

Share