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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172617
Last updated: 22 November 2021
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Date:23-AUG-1937
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-1 Catalina
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 0158
MSN: 57
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Diego, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:San Diego Bay
Narrative:
Hit a ship landing, nosed over and crashed into the sea.

Sources:

http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/17876/
Youngstown Vindicator 24 August 1937, p1+4
http://www.gendisasters.com/california/2829/san-diego%2C-ca-navy-airplane-crashes-ship%2C-aug-1937


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2015 15:03 TB Added
04-Dec-2017 10:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
20-Aug-2021 12:27 Cobar Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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