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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185147
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:08-FEB-1962
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic S55P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky H-19 (S-55)
Owner/operator:Spanish Naval Aviation
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sanlúcar de Barrameda -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Rota
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into water during take-off after night landing on beach. Pilot and co-pilot injured.

Sources:

ABC (Madrid) 9 February 1962, p38/30 March 1962, p50/ (Sevilla) 11 February 1962, p56


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2016 21:11 TB Added
28-Mar-2016 09:51 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
13-Apr-2016 17:57 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2016 18:13 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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