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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176984
 
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Date:20-DEC-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer
Owner/operator:Aéronavale
Registration: 8.F.2
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saigon -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed due to engine failure while trying to land. All but one managed to escape in time before the aircraft bursted into flames

Sources:

http://www.netmarine.net/aero/unites/28f/memoriam.htm
Singapore Standard 21 December 1951, p7


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2015 10:21 TB Added
05-Mar-2019 13:48 TB Updated [Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2020 08:13 The2ndBaron Updated [Narrative]
03-Oct-2020 13:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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