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Last updated: 6 July 2020
Fecha:lunes 11 enero 1965
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C133 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-133A-5-DL Cargomaster
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 54-0140
Numéro de série: 44710
Año de Construcción: 1957
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:4,5 km (2.8 milles) de la costa de Wake Island AFB (AWK) (   US Islas Remotas Menores)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Wake Island Airport (AWK/PAWK), US Islas Remotas Menores
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA/RODN), Japón
Crashed from about 500 feet altitude into the sea after a night-time departure.


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Wake Island Airport to Okinawa-Kadena AFB as the crow flies is 4022 km (2514 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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