Accident Kaiser-Frazier C-119F Flying Boxcar 51-8153,
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Date:Tuesday 20 April 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Kaiser-Frazier C-119F Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 51-8153
MSN: 156
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:20 km NW of Burbank Airport, CA (BUR) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Charleston AFB, SC (CHS/KCHS)
Destination airport:Burbank Airport, CA (BUR/KBUR)
The C-119 transport plane impacted a fog-obscured ridge on Mission Point (2771 feet high) while on an instrument approach to Burbank.


Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
The Pittsburgh Press - Apr 20, 1954
San Bernardino Sun, 21 April 1954


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