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Datum:donderdag 9 oktober 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic C123 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-123B-12-FA Provider
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 55-4521
Constructienummer: 20182
Bouwjaar:
Bemanning:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 19 / inzittenden: 19
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Payette, ID (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Tacoma-McChord AFB, WA (TCM/KTCM), Verenigde Staten
Beschrijving:
Crashed while on a support flight for the 'Thunderbirds' display team. It is believed that the airplane struck a formation of geese.

Bronnen:
» Flight of geese blamed for plane crash; 19 killed (Holland Evening Sentinel, 1958-10-10)
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Fairchild C-123

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