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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 100099
Last updated: 30 November 2019
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Date:11-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24D Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-23647
C/n / msn: 442
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 mi W, Topeka AAB, KS -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Topeka AAB, KS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane sustained engine failure and crashed into a hillside.
Eight crew members died in the crash, one was critically injured.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
Andrade, John M., "U.S. Military Aircraft Designations and Serials since 1909", Midland Counties Publications, Earl Shilton, Leicester, UK, 1979, ISBN 0-904597-22-9, page 46.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Mar-2017 12:31 gerard57 Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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