- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 01, 1946
Time: 07:40
Location: Off Amalfi, Italy
Operator: Military - U.S. Army Air Forces
Flight #: ?
Route: Cairo - Rome
AC Type: Douglas C-54-DO (DC-4)
Registration: 44-9078
cn / ln: 27304
Aboard: 38   (passengers:30  crew:8)
Fatalities: 30   (passengers:26  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: A fire of undetermined origin erupted in the cockpit. The crew was unable to control the smoke and flames, lost control and the aircraft and crashed. Eight aboard parachuted to safety.
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