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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 110098
Last updated: 19 October 2019
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Date:11-MAY-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American A-36A Apache *
Owner/operator:383 BSqn 415 BGp USAAF
Registration: 42-83797
C/n / msn: 97-16015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ocala, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Alachua AAF, FL
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with 42-83787 of the same unit. The pilot, Charles D. Pacatte, was killed in the crash.
R.I.P.

* This aircraft was an A-36A Apache and not a P-51 Mustang.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/AARmonthly/May1943S.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2011 04:37 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator]
10-Apr-2015 22:48 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Dec-2018 17:57 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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