ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97372
Last updated: 27 November 2014
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Date:12-APR-1943
Time:
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
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jackson Fld, Port Moresby -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:7-Mile Drome near Port Moresby
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on takeoff, the bomb load of the plane exploded. The entire crew died in the crash.

Sources:
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-17/41-9209.html


Revision history:

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