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Datum:Montag 24 August 1953
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C97 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing C-97G Stratofreighter
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 50-693
Werknummer: 16237
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Keflavík International Airport (KEF) (   Island)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Keflavík International Airport (KEF/BIKF), Island
Unfallbericht:
Burst into flames after landing. One airman killed.

Informationsquelle:
» Singapore Standard 24 August 1953, p7
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)


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