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Date:Thursday 12 October 1950
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119B-10-FA Flying Boxcar
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 49-105
MSN: 10342
First flight:
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ashiya Air Base (   Japan)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Ashiya Air Base (RJFA), Japan
Narrative:
Crashed during an instrument approach. The airplane came from Korea.

Sources:
» San Bernardino Sun 12 October 1950, p1
» Korean War Aircraft Loss Database (KORWALD)


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