Accident Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar 49-138,
ASN logo

Date:Wednesday 23 July 1952
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 49-138
MSN: 10375
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:1,7 km NE of Ashiya Air Base -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed into a Japanese beer hall near Ashiya Air Base, killing two on the ground.


Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
Lodi News-Sentinel - Jul 24, 1952

Revision history:


The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314