Today in avaiation history – 15 th December

On 15th December 1944 above the English Channel UC-64 Norseman belonging to USAAF went missing. On board of this plane was Glen Miller, a leader of the US air force orchestra. American musician was on his way to Paris where he was supposed to play few concerts. One of the hypotheses says that the UC-64 was accidentally downed by American bombers (Boeing B-17).