ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82198
Last updated: 14 February 2016
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Narrative:Collided in midair with F4U-4 BuNo 96790 over lower east side of Detroit . Both pilots killed. It appears that both pilots could have bailed out but stayed with their planes to try and avoid damage to people and houses on the ground.
Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat
|Owner/operator:||United States Navy (USN)|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Detroit, MI -
United States of America
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