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Last updated: 22 April 2021
Datum:Samstag 20 Januar 1962
Zeit:ca 10:00
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 53-8072
Werknummer: KF-175
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:ca 1 km SE of Ogden-Hill AFB, UT (HIF) (   USA)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Flug von:Ogden-Hill AFB, UT (HIF/KHIF), USA
Flug nach:Ogden-Hill AFB, UT (HIF/KHIF), USA
The Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar crashed shortly after takeoff from Ogden-Hill Air Force Base, Utah, USA. The aircraft departed at 09:20 hours local time to practice instrument approaches. Following one of these touch-and-goes, the aircraft veered left at an altitude of about 600 feet and impacted the ground close to Highway 193.

» San Bernardino Sun 21 January 1962, p1
» Salt Lake Tribune January 22,1962


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