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Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:Sunday 13 February 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-100699
MSN: 19162
First flight: 1943
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Comilla Airport (CLA) (   Bangladesh)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Comilla Airport (CLA/VGCM), Bangladesh
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair in a collision with RAF Dakota FL505 (c/n 10023) during takeoff from Comilla Airport.

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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