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Accident description
Last updated: 19 October 2017
Status:
Date:Thursday 9 February 1967
Time:ca 10:41
Type:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair T-29A (CV-240)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 49-1917
C/n / msn: 184
First flight: 1950
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:6,5 km (4.1 mls) NE of Wiesbaden Air Base (WIE) (   Germany)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Wiesbaden-Erbenheim (Y-80) Air Base (WIE/ETOU), Germany
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Engine power was lost shortly after takeoff from runway 07 at Wiesbaden AB. The Convair lost height and came down in a plowed field, close to the village of Breckenheim. The airplane caught fire.

Sources:
» US Crashes 1950-2002 / Jan van Waarde


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