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Last updated: 28 October 2021
Datum:Dienstag 28 September 1954
Flugzeugtyp:Martin P5M-1 Marlin
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 127697
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 12 / Insassen: 12
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 12 / Insassen: 12
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Sangley Point Naval Station (NSP) (   Philippinen)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Sangley Point Naval Station (NSP/RPLS), Philippinen
Flug nach:Sangley Point Naval Station (NSP/RPLS), Philippinen
Visibility was greatly reduced as the Martin Marlin prepared for a night patrol takeoff. Also, many sealane light markers were out. They began their takeoff run, got off course, fired all four jato bottles and ran into the shoreline.

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