ASN Aircraft accident Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar N3560 Greybull, WY
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Date:Saturday 10 June 1978
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
Operator:Hawkins & Powers Aviation
Registration: N3560
MSN: 10957
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:8 km (5 mls) NE of Greybull, WY (   United States of America)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Greybull-South Big Horn County Airport, WY (GEY/KGEY), United States of America
Destination airport:Greybull-South Big Horn County Airport, WY (GEY/KGEY), United States of America
The no. 2 engine had a runaway propeller shortly after departing Greybull for a test flight. A belly landing was carried out.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Undetermined."

Cause undetermined
Gear-up landing
Forced landing outside airport



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