ASN logo
Last updated: 28 October 2021
Estado:
Fecha:jueves 22 marzo 1945
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Operador:United States Navy
Registración: 2468
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Dunkeswell (   Reino Unido)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:-
Aeropuerto de Llegada:-
Descripción:
Destroyed when an RAF Vultee Vengeance on loan to the US Navy crashed into it on takeoff.

Probable Cause:

The primary cause of the accident was undetermined, but Air Force investigators concluded that probable cause was an incapacitation of the HC-54 pilot. An autopsy revealed cardiovascular issues which may have caused acute chest pains.

Fuentes:
» US Navy PBY Catalina Units of the Atlantic War / Ragnar Ragnarsson


Fotos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages

Share