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Last updated: 9 December 2021
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Fecha:domingo 12 noviembre 1944
Hora:ca 01:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54A-1-DO (DC-4)
Operador:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registración: 42-107427
Numéro de série: 7446
Año de Construcción: 1943
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes: 12
Total:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 18
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Cape St. George, NL (   Canadá)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:New York-La Guardia Airport, NY (LGA/KLGA), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Stephenville Air Base, NL (YJT/CYJT), Canadá
Descripción:
The C-54 flew into the side of a mountain 30 miles West of Harmon Field.

Fuentes:
» The Wilmington Morning Star 15 November 1944


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Distance from New York-La Guardia Airport, NY to Stephenville Air Base, NL as the crow flies is 1473 km (921 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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