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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Datum:woensdag 22 maart 1933
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford JR-3 (5-AT-C) Tri-Motor
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Marine Corps
Registratie: A8599
Constructienummer: 5-AT-083
Bouwjaar: 1930-04-02 (3 years)
Motoren: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 13
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 14
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Virginia Beach, VA (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Quantico MCAF /Turner field, VA (KNYG), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
The aircraft hit a bump on landing at Virginia Beach national guard flying field. The pilot initiated a go-around during which the left engine failed. The Tri-Motor hit the ground right wing-first. The occupants were injured.

» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins
» The Free Lance-Star 22 March 1933, p2


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