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Last updated: 20 January 2020
Datum:Mittwoch 10 April 1963
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C133 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-133B-DL Cargomaster
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 59-0523
Werknummer: 45574
Baujahr: 1960
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney T34-P-9W
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 9
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 9
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:1,2 km (0.8 Meilen) NE of Fairfield-Travis AFB, CA (SUU) (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Fairfield-Travis AFB, CA (SUU/KSUU), USA
Flug nach:Fairfield-Travis AFB, CA (SUU/KSUU), USA
Crashed 3/4 mile from Travis while making practice instrument approach to runway 21L during local training. It was initiating a low visibility circling approach when it went into a steep turn and crashed.


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