ASN logo
Accident description
Last updated: 21 October 2017
Status:
Date:Monday 4 August 1930
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford JR-3 (5-AT-C) Tri-Motor
Operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration: A8598
C/n / msn: 5-AT-082
First flight: 1929-12-27 (7 months)
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ocotal, Nueva Segovia (   Nicaragua)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Landing accident; destroyed by fire.

Sources:
» The Ford Tri-Motor 1926-1992 / William T. Larkins


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages

Share