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Last updated: 5 December 2021
Date:Wednesday 1 August 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadian Vickers OA-10A Canso A (PBY-5A)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 44-34096
MSN: CV607
First flight:
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Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:40 km (25 mls) SW of Grants, NM (   United States of America)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Jolon-Hunter AAF, CA (HGT), United States of America
Destination airport:Sacramento-Mather AFB, CA (MHR/KMHR), United States of America
The plane crashed after engine failure. All seven occupants died in the crash.



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