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Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:Saturday 24 July 1948
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: KN252
MSN: 27178/15733
First flight: 1945
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Fassberg Air Base (   Germany)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Faßberg Air Base (ETHS), Germany
Narrative:
The undercarriage collapsed when the aircraft landed following an engine fire.

Sources:
» Broken Wings : Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents / James J. Halley


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