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Last updated: 29 September 2020
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Fecha:domingo 25 febrero 1962
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair T-29A (CV-240)
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 49-1931
Numéro de série: 198
Año de Construcción: 1950
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:24 km (15 milles) NW of Durango, CO (   Estados Unidos de América)
Elevación del lugar del accidente: 4267 m (13999 feet) amsl
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Amarillo AFB, TX (AMA/KAMA), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
A USAF Convair transport plane flew into the side of Babcock Peak at an elevation of 14.000 feet in a snowstorm. The wreckage was discovered May 18, 1962.

Fuentes:
» USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
» The Deseret News - May 19, 1962


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