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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 120895
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Type:Waco CG-4A
Owner/operator:90th TCSqn /438th TCGp USAAF
Registration: 42-77460
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Greenham Common, near Newbury, Berkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:RAF Greenham Common /AAF Sta.486
Destination airport:
Crashed 03/03/1945 at RAF Greeham Common (USAAF Station.486) near Newbury, Berskhire. At least one fatality -named as Earl T Osborne - and the accident was due to a structural failure of the aircraft ("KSF" = "Killed due to Structural Failure")


Revision history:

05-May-2013 09:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-May-2013 09:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 19:07 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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