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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Datum:woensdag 14 maart 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas R4D-5 (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Navy
Registratie: 17228
Constructienummer: 13379
Bouwjaar: 1944
Bemanning:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 7 / inzittenden: 23
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:3 km (1.9 mijl) W of San Carlos, CA (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Olathe NAS, KS (JCI/KIXD), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:San Pedro-Catalina SPB, CA (SPQ), Verenigde Staten
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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