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Last updated: 19 June 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 2 Februar 1938
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-2 Catalina
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 0462
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Opfer des Zusammenstoßes:Todesopfer: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:vom Land entfernt von San Clemente Island, CA (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:San Diego-North Island NAS, CA (NZY/KNZY), USA
Flug nach:San Diego-North Island NAS, CA (NZY/KNZY), USA
Mid-air collision between Catalina's 0462 and 0463, over the Pacific Ocean 110 km W of San Diego and crashed into sea. The Catalina's were part of formation flying in darkness and that entered an area of heavy rain and poor visibility.

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