Flugunfall 03 SEP 1962 einer Lockheed P2V-7 Neptune 4628 - Nase, Amami
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Datum:Montag 3 September 1962
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic P2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed P2V-7 Neptune
Fluggesellschaft:Japan Maritime Self Defence Force - JMSDF
Kennzeichen: 4628
Werknummer: 2012
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 12 / Insassen: 12
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 12 / Insassen: 12
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Nase, Amami (   Japan)
Flugphase: Manövrieren (MNV)
Flug von:Kanoya Air Base (RJFY), Japan
Flug nach:Kanoya Air Base (RJFY), Japan
A Lockheed P2V-7 Neptune clipped a tree and crashed in a residential area on Amami Island, killing all 12 on board.
The aircraft was transporting blood and plasma for an emergency operation on the island. It was the intention to drop the case by parachute.

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