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Fecha:sábado 19 septiembre 1931
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford XB-906 (Tri-Motor)
Operador:Ford Motor Company
Registración: NX9652
Numéro de série: XB-906-1
Año de Construcción: 1931-04-09 (5 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Dearborn, MI (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Maniobras (MNV)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Dearborn-Ford Airport, MI, Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Dearborn-Ford Airport, MI, Estados Unidos de América
The experimental bomber version of the Ford 5-AT-D Tri-Motor crashed and burned when wings overloaded and sheared off during steep climbing turn after a high-speed run. Pilot Sherman Leroy Manning and mechanic L.H. Garriott killed.

» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins
» Vintage Ford Facts


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