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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170524
Last updated: 5 September 2021
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Date:99-OCT-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N907..
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Midway -   U.S. Minor Outlying Islands
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
N3 (starboard inner) engine caught fire during stopover. Hostess and nine passengers escaped. Fire spread over and burned through the fuselage before exinguished.

Sources:

La Stampa 2 November 1954, p8 (picture)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2014 20:22 TB Added
17-Oct-2014 20:26 TB Updated [Registration, Country]
24-Mar-2019 13:07 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Mar-2019 15:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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