ASN logo
Last updated: 24 October 2016
Datum:woensdag 28 november 1956
Type:Douglas C-124C Globemaster II
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 52-1015
Constructienummer: 43924
Motoren: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20WA
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 17
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:McMurdo Station-Williams Field (   Antarctica)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:McMurdo Station-Williams Field (NZWD), Antarctica
Nose gear failure on landing. Parts of the plane were used to repair Globemasters 52-0982 and 52-0983 which were both damaged at McMurdo earlier (Oct 21, 1956 and Nov 28, 1956 resp.). The remainder was used as a storage shed.

» The Panama American, October 22, 1956 [52-0982 incident]
» USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
» The Panama American, November 29, 1956


Add your photo of this accident or aircraft


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