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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193336
Last updated: 29 May 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic S55P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky H-19 (S-55)
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Gomo, Tokio -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Matsushima
Destination airport:Lanier Field, Sendai
Crashed in sea. Cor Wayne G. Springer.


Diário de Lisboa 26 May 1955, p1/27 May 1955, p13
Youngstown Vindicator 25 May 1955, p1

Revision history:

06-Feb-2017 19:51 TB Added
06-Feb-2017 19:59 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Dec-2017 20:49 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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