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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97372
Last updated: 21 June 2018
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Type:Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-9209
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft 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
Destination airport:
Crashed on takeoff, the bomb load of the plane exploded. The entire crew died in the crash.


Revision history:

21-Sep-2014 11:39 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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