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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 14 März 1945
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-5 (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 17228
Werknummer: 13379
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 23
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:3 km (1.9 Meilen) W of San Carlos, CA (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Olathe NAS, KS (JCI/KIXD), USA
Flug nach:San Pedro-Catalina SPB, CA (SPQ), USA
Flew into a steep grassy hillside in high wind and heavy rain.

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photo of Douglas-R4D-5-17228
accident date: 14-03-1945
type: Douglas R4D-5 (DC-3)
registration: 17228
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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