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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226617
Last updated: 5 January 2021
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Date:11-FEB-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54G-10-DO (DC-4)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 45-622
C/n / msn: 37075/DO469
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fort Nelson, BC -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Fort Nelson AAB, BC
Destination airport:Anchorage, AK
Narrative:
Army transport plane crashed soon after take-off. Five injured, three seriously. 10th Rescue Sqn Elmendorf.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 14 February 1947, p2
Nome Nugget 14 February 1947, p1
AAIR


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jun-2019 14:19 TB Added
07-Nov-2020 20:55 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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