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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Fecha:viernes 16 mayo 1952
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman SA-16A Albatross
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 51-0055
Numéro de série: G-132
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Eyjafjallajökull (   Islandia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Keflavík Naval Air Station (KEF/BIKF), Islandia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Keflavík Naval Air Station (KEF/BIKF), Islandia
Crashed into a glacier in poor weather.

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