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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 118673
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:24-JAN-1950
Time:03:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic L5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Stinson L-5A Sentinel
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 42-98363
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1,5 mi N of Mexico, MO -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tinker AFB
Destination airport:Wright Patterson AFB
Narrative:
Crash-landed due to fuel exhaustion in fog.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.armyaircrews.com/fixed.html
El Litoral 24 January 1950, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2014 15:43 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2014 16:56 TB Updated [Location]
16-Jan-2015 20:45 TB Updated [Source]

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