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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146789
Last updated: 18 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada L-20A Beaver
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hoher Ochsenkopf, Forbach -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chaumont
Destination airport:
Crashed into side of a hill following engine failure. 12th USAF.


Passauer Neue Presse 22.5.1957, p2
Youngstown Vindicator 20 May 1957, p1

Revision history:

18-Jul-2012 11:06 TB Added
01-Jun-2019 17:10 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2020 14:18 TB Updated [Departure airport]

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