ASN logo
Accident description
Last updated: 22 June 2018
Date:Friday 11 October 1957
Type:Martin PBM-5A Mariner
Operator:Marine Luchtvaart Dienst (MLD)
Registration: P-307
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Valkenburg Air Base (LID) (   Netherlands)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Valkenburg Air Base (LID/EHVB), Netherlands
Destination airport:Valkenburg Air Base (LID/EHVB), Netherlands
The Mariner was conducting a single engine flypast during a Dutch Navy air show. The remaining engine lost power, forcing the pilot to carry out a belly landing.

» Leeuwarder Courant


Add your photo of this accident or aircraft


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.
languages: languages