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Last updated: 6 July 2020
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Datum:zondag 22 januari 1961
Tijd:03:04
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed WV-2 Super Constellation
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Navy
Registratie: 143193
Constructienummer: 4467
Bouwjaar: 1957
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 22
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 22
Slachtoffers op de grond:slachtoffers: 3
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY) (   Kleine afgelegen eilanden van de V.S.)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY/PMDY), Kleine afgelegen eilanden van de V.S.
Vliegveld van aankomst:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY/PMDY), Kleine afgelegen eilanden van de V.S.
Beschrijving:
While returning from aborted barrier mission, the aircraft hit seawall debris at end of the short runway. The main mount was sheared off and it cartwheeled, slid into a Crash Crew Truck, exploded and burned. All 3 inside the truck also suffered fatal injuries.

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