Narrative:Crashed shortly after takeoff following engine fire.
|Date:||Wednesday 9 May 1951|
|Operator:||United States Navy|
|C/n / msn:|| 12008|
|First flight:|| 1943|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Total:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 7 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Patuxent River NAS, MD (NHK) (United States of America)
|Departure airport:||Patuxent River NAS, MD (NHK/KNHK), United States of America|
|Destination airport:||Patuxent River NAS, MD (NHK/KNHK), United States of America|
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» Ottawa Citizen - May 9, 1951
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