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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97783
Last updated: 19 June 2020
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Date:05-MAY-1945
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 42-6051
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:32 mi SE of Santa Clara -   Cuba
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BA San Antonio de los Baños
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into mountain at Charco Azul, colonia "La Económica" de Trinidad.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://dloc.com/AA00022089/02477/1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2018 18:01 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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