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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Datum:Sonntag 4 November 1945
Flugzeugtyp:Boeing 314
Fluggesellschaft:Pan American World Airways (Pan Am)
Kennzeichen: NC18601
Werknummer: 1988
Baujahr: 1939
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 10
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 13
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 23
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:1000 km (625 Meilen) NE vom Land entfernt von Honolulu, HI (   Pacific Ocean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Honolulu (unknown airport), HI, USA
Flug nach:San Francisco Municipal Airport, CA (SFO/KSFO), USA
The 'Honolulu Clipper' flying boat landed in the Pacific Ocean after the loss of 2 of the 4 engines in flight. The plane was damaged during the Navy's attempted tow and salvage. The aircraft was then sunk by US Navy gunfire.


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Boeing 314

  • 12 built
  • 2nd loss
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