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Last updated: 17 October 2021
Fecha:jueves 11 diciembre 1947
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-28-DK (DC-3)
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 44-76366
Numéro de série: 32698/15950
Año de Construcción: 1945
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Total:Fatalidades: 20 / Ocupantes: 20
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Memphis, TN (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Aeropuerto de Salida:El Paso-Biggs AAF, TX (BIF/KBIF), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Memphis Municipal Airport, TN (MEM/KMEM), Estados Unidos de América
The C-47 entered an uncontrolled spiral descent and crashed.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from El Paso-Biggs AAF, TX to Memphis Municipal Airport, TN as the crow flies is 1551 km (969 miles).

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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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 2562nd loss
  • 827th accidente fatal
  • 83rd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 225th worst accident (actualmente)
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