Accident Douglas AD-1 Skyraider 09307,
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Date:Friday 8 January 1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas AD-1 Skyraider
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 09307
MSN: 2135
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:12 miles from NAAS Cabaniss Field, Texas -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAAS Cabaniss Field, TX/ATU-301
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with AD-1 09279 and crashed.
Crew:
Lt (jg) Wilbur Edwin Smith (pilot) USN - killed.

Sources:

Cleburne Times-Review 10 January 1954, p5
AAIR (KMAC)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2022 16:55 TB Added
16-Oct-2022 17:14 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
17-May-2024 18:28 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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