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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201299
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1959
Time:15:27
Type:Martin P5M Marlin
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:40 mi E of San Diego, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:North Island (15:09)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in Cleveland National Forest, north of Descanso after caught fire in flight. Eight bailed out. Pilot (25) and co-pilot (22) killed. Patrol Squadron 48 North Island, CA.

Sources:

Colorado Eagle and Journal 8 January 1959, p2/29 October 1959, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2017 19:57 TB Added
14-Nov-2017 20:18 TB Updated [Source]

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