ASN Aircraft accident Fairchild C-82A Packet 45-57798 Cornwallis Island, NT
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Date:Tuesday 11 April 1950
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-82A Packet
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 45-57798
MSN: 10168
First flight: 1947
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Cornwallis Island, NT (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Take-off accident due to engine failure.

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photo of Fairchild-C-82A-Packet-45-57798
accident date: 11-04-1950
type: Fairchild C-82A Packet
registration: 45-57798
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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