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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33956
Last updated: 30 October 2019
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Date:09-FEB-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24/LB-30A Liberator II
Owner/operator:BOAC
Registration: AL591
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 19 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 miles from Gander, Nfld -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Gander (CYQX)
Narrative:
Ran out of fuel and crashed 10 miles from Gander.
19 occupants killed.

Sources:

- Air-Britain Archive, September 2012, p. 101
http://www.ganderairporthistoricalsociety.org/_html_war/Liberator.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
09-Jun-2013 12:13 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Nov-2018 08:10 gerard57 Updated [Source]

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