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Last updated: 17 October 2017
Datum:Dienstag 6 September 1955
Flugzeugtyp:Douglas C-124C Globemaster II
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 50-0097
Werknummer: 43235
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20WA
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 13
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen: 56
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 69
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Albuquerque-Kirtland AFB, NM (ABQ) (   USA)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Albuquerque-Kirtland AFB, NM (KIKR), USA
Flug nach:Riverside-March AFB, CA (RIV/KRIV), USA
Crashed during takeoff in strong crosswind.


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Distance from Albuquerque-Kirtland AFB, NM to Riverside-March AFB, CA as the crow flies is 978 km (611 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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