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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 183543
Last updated: 20 January 2020
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Date:14-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-24391
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mareeba airfield, Queensland -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Mareeba airfield, Queensland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed upon takeoff. The entire crew as well as a person on the ground died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.ozatwar.com//ozcrashes/qld192.htm


Revision history:

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14-Jan-2016 12:55 gerard57 Added

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