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Last updated: 11 December 2018
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Datum:Donnerstag 28 Juli 1938
Flugzeugtyp:Martin M-130
Fluggesellschaft:Pan American Airways (Pan Am)
Kennzeichen: NC14714
Werknummer: 556
Baujahr: 1934
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-S2A5G
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 9
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Vermisst
Konsequenzen: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Unfallort:E off Manila, Philippines (   Pacific Ocean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Guam (unknown airport),
Flug nach:Manila Airport (MNL/RPLL), Philippinen
Unfallbericht:
Martin flying boat "Hawaii Clipper" departed Alameda on a flight across the Pacific Ocean to Manila. Intermediate stops were made in Hawaii and Guam.
The airplane departed Guam at 11:39 (18:30 CST). The last radio contact was at 22:03 CST saying that it was 565 miles from the Philippine coast, flying through "layers of clouds and moderately rough air."
Search for the plane was called off on August 5, 1938.

Informationsquelle:
» Comb Ocean for Hawaii Clipper With 15 Aboard (Brainerd Daily Dispatch, 1938-07-29)


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