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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163755
Last updated: 24 April 2019
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Date:18-JAN-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman SA-16A Albatross
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 51-7197
C/n / msn: G-262
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 mi E of Jardín, Antioquia -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Albrook, Panama
Destination airport:Colombia
Narrative:
Crashed during search after missing Bonanza of G.O. Rockwell.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
El Tiempo 19 January 1955, p1+15
http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00010883/00630


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2014 19:14 TB Added
09-Feb-2014 19:40 TB Updated [Location, Source]
27-Nov-2015 12:36 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2015 12:45 TB Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]

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