Accident Boeing F2B-1 A-7453, 25 Feb 1930
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Date:25-FEB-1930
Time:
Type:Boeing F2B-1
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: A-7453
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pacific Ocean off Panama -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Saratoga
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Broke up in midair at 500ft and crashed into the Pacific after pulling out of a simulated dive bomb attack on the USS Lexington. Was engaged in naval maneuvers off the coast of Panama.

Sources:

https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn84026749/1930-02-26/ed-1/seq-1/#date1=1930&sort=date&rows=20&words=Mc+McMullen+Mullen&searchType=basic&sequence=0&index=7&state=&date2=1930&proxtext=McMullen&y=13&x=21&dateFilterType=yearRange&page=4


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