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Last updated: 7 April 2020
Datum:Dienstag 15 April 1969
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed EC-121M Super Constellation
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 135749
Werknummer: 4316
Baujahr: 1954
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 31 / Insassen: 31
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 31 / Insassen: 31
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:SE off Chongjin (   Nordkorea)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Atsugi NAS (NJA/RJTA), Japan
Flug nach:Atsugi NAS (NJA/RJTA), Japan
Shot down by 2 North Korean MiG-17 fighters over the Sea of Japan.

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