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Datum:Montag 17 August 1953
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor
Fluggesellschaft:Johnson Flying Service
Kennzeichen: N69905
Werknummer: 5-AT-40
Baujahr: 1929-04-09 (24 years 5 months)
Triebwerk: 3 Wright R-975-28
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Flathead Forest, MT (   USA)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Flug von:Spotted Bear airstrip, MT, USA
Flug nach:?
Crash landed in forest when all three engines failed. The Tri-Motor had taken off to drop 6 smoke jumpers.

» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt.57)
» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins


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