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Fecha:domingo 19 febrero 1961
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-240-0
Operador:Lyndon B Johnson
Registración: N94256
Numéro de série: 117
Año de Construcción: 1948
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:LBJ Ranch, TX (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Desconocido
Aeropuerto de Salida:Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, TX (AUS/KAUS), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The Convair CV-240, used frequently by Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, departed Austin for a flight to Johnson's ranch. Around 19:30 the pilots requested the weather at the LBJ Ranch. The ceiling at the airstrip was 300 feet and the crew decided to return to Austin, but never arrived there. It was later found to have crashed in rugged hill country near the LBJ Ranch.

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» Helicopters searching for Lyndon's airplane (Odessa American, 1961-02-20)


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