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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74103
Last updated: 28 August 2016
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Date:30-MAR-1942
Time:
Type:Lockheed C-40D Electra Junior
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 42-38280
C/n / msn: 1276
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:95 km N of Tampico, TAMPS -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into mountain and destroyed by fire near Aldama, killing all onboard; pilot 2°Lt Theodore J. Corcoran.

Sources:
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1942_2.html
http://www.aviationarchaeology.org/src/db.asp
http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/19538/?page=3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2010 01:48 TB Added
03-Sep-2011 04:10 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
06-Mar-2012 10:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2016 13:06 TB Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
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