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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204547
Last updated: 26 September 2019
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Date:22-MAR-1935
Time:
Type:Grumman XF3F-1
Owner/operator:Grumman
Registration: BuNo.9727
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Farmingdale,NY -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On a terminal velocity dive recovery flight the aircraft broke up at 8,000 feet and crashed into a cemetery killing test pilot Jimmy Collins.

Sources:

Het Oosten 28-3-1935


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2018 17:43 Cobar Added
12-May-2018 06:48 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Narrative]

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