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Status:Preliminary
Date:Saturday 18 May 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman UF-1G Albatross
Operator:United States Coast Guard
Registration: 1278
MSN: G-287
First flight: 1953
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Salem Harbor, MA (   United States of America)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed during water JATO demonstration.

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