Douglas Skymaster C-54E (DC-4), 44-9068Douglas Skymaster C 54 at airfield

The Incident:

The aircraft was damaged in night takeoff abort and belly landing.

The Crew:

Capt. Gaaselbract, N Jr. and his crew survived.

The Aircraft:

MFG: Douglas Aircraft Company
Type: C54E
S/N: 44-9068
MSN: 27294
C/N: D0240
Operator: CAC-23, ATC

Details on aircraft: WikipediaYoutube.

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