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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196492
Last updated: 14 December 2017
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Date:22-NOV-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 59554
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Loma Portal, California -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lindbergh Field, San Diego, California
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed near the airfield on its fitst test flight, apparently due to a technical malfunction. The six crew members died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.thisdayinaviation.com/22-november-1944/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jul-2017 16:08 gerard57 Added

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