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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189238
Last updated: 12 January 2022
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Type:Douglas B-18A Bolo
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
Registration: 37-576
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:239th street, Queens/New York, NY -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Mitchel Field, NY
Destination airport:
Two Army bomber airplane from three ship V-formation collided during panoramic flight and crashed onto street in residential area.

Note: not at aviationarchaeology list


El Siglo de Torreón 20 June 1940, p2
San Bernardino Sun 17 June 1940, p1–1942)

Revision history:

12-Aug-2016 19:38 TB Added
06-Dec-2017 09:37 TB Updated [Date, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Sep-2021 21:28 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source]
17-Sep-2021 21:35 Cobar Updated [Location, Departure airport]

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