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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 283789
 
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Date:06-OCT-1952
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated P4Y-2B Privateer
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 59988
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NS Argentia, NFL -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:VP-24
Destination airport:NS Argentia, NFL
Narrative:
Crashed on landing. Pilot Lt Fred Bascome Horton (32) and co-pilot Lt (jg) Dewey Allen Ellis, Jr (27) killed.

Sources:

AAIR (KLAC)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2022 16:04 TB Added
27-Sep-2022 16:26 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Narrative]

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