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Last updated: 22 June 2021
Datum:Samstag 18 April 1964
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: 50-0135
Werknummer: 10453
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 9
Opfer des Zusammenstoßes:Todesopfer: 10
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:10 km (6.3 Meilen) NE of Clinton County Air Force Base, OH (ILN) (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Clinton County Air Force Base, OH (ILN/KILN), USA
Flug nach:Clinton County Air Force Base, OH (ILN/KILN), USA
Two C-119 Flying Boxcar planes of the 302 Troop Carrier Wing collided while on approach to the Clinton County Air Force Base, Ohio, USA. Both crashed.
The aircraft were returning after an aborted night time paradrop mission as weather was deteriorating.

It is unclear which aircraft had the two survivors, 50-0135 or 50-0138.

» Youngstown Vindicator 20 April 1964, p1, 4
» Washington C H Record Herald April 20,1964


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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.
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