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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 105583
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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Date:29-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Douglas B-18A Bolo
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 37-522
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sharatain Mountain, Kodiak Island, AK -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Kodiak
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into a mountain during an aerial photography mission. Seven occupants died in the crash, one survived.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Kodiak-Island-plaque-remembers-victims-of-WWII-12996253.php
http://kadiak.org/crash/b-18a_crash_summary.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2018 08:06 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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