Accident description
Last updated: 2 October 2014
Status:Final
Date:Saturday 10 June 1978
Time:17:00
Type:Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
Operator:Hawkins & Powers Aviation
Registration: N3560
C/n / msn: 10957
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:8 km (5 mls) NE of Greybull, WY (   United States of America) show on map
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Greybull-South Big Horn County Airport, WY (GEY), United States of America
Destination airport:Greybull-South Big Horn County Airport, WY (GEY), United States of America
Narrative:
The no. 2 engine had a runaway propeller shortly after departing Greybull for a test flight. A belly landing was carried out.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Undetermined."

Sources:
» NTSB


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