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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260277
Last updated: 8 September 2021
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Date:10-NOV-1962
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310 (U-3B)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 60-06067
MSN: 310M-0022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Great Smoky Mountains, TN -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Andrews AFB, WA
Destination airport:Robins AFB, GA
Narrative:
Missing over eastern Tennessee mountains. Reserve Brig.Gen John I. Lerom and Capt Ludwig Gesund (31), Air Force Headquarters, Washington. Discovered on top of Mt Guyot 14 NOV.

Sources:

Toledo Blade 12 November 1962, p2
The Pittsburgh Press 14 November 1962, p5
Youngstown Vindicator 14 November 1962, p44 (type)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-May-2021 16:28 TB Added
14-May-2021 18:20 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
14-May-2021 18:41 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-May-2021 19:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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