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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Date:Tuesday 7 November 1944
Time:ca 11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-1-DK Skytrain
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-48449
MSN: 25710/14265
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Mont Tournette, E of Annecy (   France)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Istres-Le Tubé Airport (LFMI), France
Flew into the side of a mountain at an elevation of about 1950 m. Weather was poor at the time of the accident.


» Drames aeriens dans le departement de la Haute-Savoie


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