Incident McDonnell F2H-2 Banshee 125055,
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Date:Wednesday 6 January 1954
Time:c. noon
Type:McDonnell F2H-2 Banshee
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 125055
MSN: 379
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near NAS Boca Chica, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:NAS Key West, FL/FAWTULANT
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Ditched in shallow water. Lt (jg) Bernard Thomas O'Leary (29) unhurt.

Sources:

The Key West Citizen 7 January 1954, p1
AAIR

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jan-2022 16:48 TB Added
20-Aug-2022 17:41 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2024 18:25 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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