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Last updated: 26 November 2021
Date:Thursday 29 March 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KN232
MSN: 27100/15655
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Meiktila (   Myanmar)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:Meiktila (VYML), Myanmar
Destination airport:?
The aircraft was shelled by the Japanese before take off at Meiktila.

Damaged on the ground


photo of Douglas-Dakota-IV-KN232
accident date: 29-03-1945
type: Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3)
registration: KN232
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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