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Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Datum:Freitag 16 Mai 1952
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman SA-16A Albatross
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 51-0055
Werknummer: G-132
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Eyjafjallajökull (   Island)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Keflavík Naval Air Station (KEF/BIKF), Island
Flug nach:Keflavík Naval Air Station (KEF/BIKF), Island
Unfallbericht:
Crashed into a glacier in poor weather.

Informationsquelle:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» Vísir, 19 May 1952


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