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Last updated: 18 October 2017
Fecha:martes 25 abril 1967
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed EC-121H Super Constellation
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 53-0549
Numéro de série: 4364
Año de Construcción: 1955
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 16
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1,6 km (1 milles) S de la costa de Nantucket Island, MA (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Falmouth-Otis AFB, MA (FMH/KFMH), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
The EC-121 plane took off from Otis AFB at 18:58. Eight minutes later the crew reported a fire in the no. 3 engine. They would attempt an emergency landing at Nantucket, but did not make it. The airplane crashed just offshore into the sea.


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