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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196492
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Time:c. 12:20
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: 59554
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Loma Portal, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Lindbergh Field, San Diego, CA (12:20)
Destination airport:
The plane crashed near the airfield on its first test flight, apparently due to a technical malfunction. Port outer Panel seperated.


Revision history:

03-Jul-2017 16:08 gerard57 Added
18-Jul-2020 07:26 The2ndBaron Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Sep-2022 19:58 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Sep-2022 20:09 TB Updated [Narrative]

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