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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Date:Saturday 21 August 1937
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor
Operator:Republic Oil Company
Registration: NR9648
MSN: 5-AT-057
First flight: 1929-06-27 (8 years 2 months)
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Fairbanks, AK (   United States of America)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Overturned in forced landing in the tundra due to bad weather. Was operating on a search flight for missing polar fliers. Dismantled for spares.

Forced landing outside airport

» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins


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