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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170753
 
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Date:12-SEP-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 15
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Miami, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The big transport airplane crashed while trying to land with one engine on fire. The aircraft lost control on final approach and only one occupant survived by bailing out.

Sources:

El Tiempo 13 September 1945, p9
Youngstown Vindicator 12 September 1945, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Oct-2014 15:27 Masen63 Added
23-Mar-2015 14:38 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Dec-2017 19:49 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
18-Jul-2020 07:25 The2ndBaron Updated [Narrative]

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