Accident Lockheed P2V-2 Neptune 122453,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 335857
 

Date:Thursday 14 June 1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed P2V-2 Neptune
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 122453
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:0,6 km W of Flemings Island Field, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
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Destination airport:
Narrative:
An inflight fire forced the crew of a Neptune to carry out an emergency landing at Flemings Island Field, Florida. The aircraft hit an 80 foot pine tree at the end of the runway during a pull-up and go around and crashed.

Sources:

vpnavy.com
US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher

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