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Last updated: 26 November 2021
Date:Thursday 28 October 1965
Type:Silhouette image of generic C97 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing EC-97G Stratofreighter
Operator:Air National Guard
Registration: 53-0358
MSN: 17140
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Palmdale Air Force Base, CA (PMD) (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Palmdale AFB, CA (PMD/KPMD), United States of America
Wheels-up landing; damaged beyond repair.

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Boeing C-97

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  • 30th loss
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