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Last updated: 20 October 2016
Fecha:viernes 26 octubre 1956
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 51-8026
Numéro de série: 10769
Año de Construcción:
Motores: 2 Wright R-3350
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:11 km (6.9 milles) N of Newburg, PA (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Smyrna-Sewart AFB, TN (MQY/KMQY), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Harrisburg-Olmsted AFB, PA (MDT/KMDT), Estados Unidos de América
The C-119 flew into the side of a mountain and caught fire.



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Smyrna-Sewart AFB, TN to Harrisburg-Olmsted AFB, PA as the crow flies is 965 km (603 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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