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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Fecha:viernes 9 septiembre 1966
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 53-7838
Numéro de série: 11255
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 6
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:11 km (6.9 milles) W of San Antonio-Kelly AFB, TX (SKF) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:San Antonio-Kelly AFB, TX (SKF/KSKF), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Antonio-Kelly AFB, TX (SKF/KSKF), Estados Unidos de América
A C-119 transport plane of the 433rd Troop Carrier Wing crashed while a local training mission with two similar aircraft. They were to practice a simulated drop of supplies at Hondo, Texas, 55 km to the west of the San Antonio-Kelly Air Force Base.
The aircraft impacted terrain shortly after departure, broke up and burst into flames.

» The Victoria Advocate 11 September 1966, p5A
» San Antonio Light September 10,1966


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