ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97372
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Narrative:Crashed on takeoff, the bomb load of the plane exploded. The entire crew died in the crash.
|Type:||Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress|
|Owner/operator:||United States Army Air Force (USAAF)|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Jackson Fld, Port Moresby -
Papua New Guinea
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Departure airport:||7-Mile Drome near Port Moresby|
||Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
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