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Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Fecha:miércoles 16 enero 1952
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119C-16-FA Flying Boxcar
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 49-172
Numéro de série: 10409
Año de Construcción:
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20WA
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:32 km (20 milles) SE de la costa de Pohang (   Corea del Sur)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Seoul (K-16) Air Base (SSN/RKSM), Corea del Sur
Descripción:
On a routine resupply mission to Seoul Air Base (K-16), the airplane suffered a possible prop blade failure.
Both engines separated from aircraft in flight, and the Flying Boxcar crashed into the sea off Pohang (K-3).

Fuentes:
» Thomas Brügge
» Korean War Aircraft Loss Database (KORWALD)


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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.
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