Flugunfall 28 JUN 1950 einer Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar 49-134 - Hendersonville, TN
ASN logo
 

Status:
Datum:Mittwoch 28 Juni 1950
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 49-134
Werknummer: 10371
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 26
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 30
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:2,4 km (1.5 Meilen) SE of Hendersonville, TN (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Hopkinsville-Fort Campbell AAF, KY (HOP/KHOP), USA
Flug nach:Hopkinsville-Fort Campbell AAF, KY (HOP/KHOP), USA
Unfallbericht:
A Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar transport plane was destroyed in an accident near Hendersonville, TN.
The airplane was one of 32 aircraft of the 37th Troop Carrier Squadron taking part in a night time exercise. There were 26 paratroopers on board who would make a night jump near Fort Campbell.
The airplane suffered a fire on the right hand engine, forcing the crew to return to the airfield. All paratroopers bailed out safely. The airplane crashed, killing all four crew members.

Informationsquelle:
» USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
» The Bulletin - Jun 29, 1950


Fotos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map

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.
languages: languages

Share

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
www.FlightSafety.org