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Hull-loss
Last updated: 8 December 2016
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Datum:donderdag 15 januari 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-5 Catalina
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Navy
Registratie: 2326
Constructienummer:
Bouwjaar:
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Fossvogur (   IJsland)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Militair
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Beschrijving:
A violent storm near ReykjavÝk caused five aircraft to be torn from their moorings at Fossvogur. The three Catalina's and two Martin Mariner flying boats sank.
Wind speeds of 77 knots were measured gusting to 115 knots.


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