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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200512
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1959
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Peru, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bunker Hill/Grissom AFB, IN
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. Pilot (40), co-pilot (34) and a staff (36).

Sources:

The News-Sentinel 5 January 1959, p1/7 January 1959, p1
Diário de Lisboa 4 January 1959, p14


Revision history:

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21-Oct-2017 19:40 TB Added

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